Graduate studies in New York City means endless opportunities for knowledge, growth and first-hand social work experience. We have more than 600 field placement agencies and work with diverse populations in many distinctive neighborhoods. Columbia University is located in Morningside Heights on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, with outdoor cafes, ethnic restaurants, retail shops, and a farmer's market - all easily accessible. Most faculty, administrators, and students live in the neighborhood, making Morningside Heights a stimulating environment. Take a virtual campus tour to learn more.