Columbia Connects 2014

September 2014 is Columbia Connects, a month-long celebration across the globe of our alumni community. What's your Columbia story? Photos and stories will be shared throughout September on social media and Columbia Connects events across the globe. Submit YOUR Columbia story and photo her... Read more


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As new fields of knowledge emerge, the nation's universities are growing to pursue the expanding missions of teaching, research, public service, and patient care. With only a fraction of the space enjoyed by our leading peers across the country, Columbia has had to face an especially critical n... Read more


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Columbia SoCal Events

Columbia Entrepreneurship Comes To Wilshire Blvd: H.U.M.A.N. a Very Healthy Startup

Thu, Mar 05 at 07:00 PM
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Columbia Entrepreneurship Comes To Wilshire Blvd. Please join LA-Area Columbia Alumnifor aNight...

Columbia SoCal Board Meeting

Sat, Mar 07 at 09:15 AM
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Columbia SoCalBoard MeetingSaturday, March 7, 20159:15 – 9:50am:  Networking & Welcomes, wit...

Battle of the Ivies Trivia Night

Thu, Mar 19 at 06:00 PM

Who is the brainiest Ivy of them all?  Test your skills at the Manhattan Country Club's Thinking ...

Home | Columbia University Alumni Association of Southern California

Columbia SoCal is one of the most active, successful, and best organized Columbia alumni clubs in the world.  We connect nearly 5,000 registered alumni members throughout 6 Southern California regions, including Santa Barbara, Ventura, San Bernardino, Riverside, Orange, and LA Counties. 

To best represent the varied interests of SoCal alumni from all of the different schools at Columbia University, we offer a wide range of events.  Some examples of past events have been family beach clean-ups, engaging speaker events, and private tours of the LEED certified RAND offices in Santa Monica.  Columbia SoCal has also provided scholarships to Columbia for local students and currently provides stipends to student summer interns.

Being in existence since the 1930s, Columbia SoCal became incorporated as a non-profit in the 1970s.  And WC Fields, Jr. was our treasurer at one time.  Currently we have 6 officers and 13 Board members who look forward to meeting you and seeing how best we can serve you!




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