Start Here: How to Get a Visa to Study at Columbia University

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So, you’ve made it into Columbia and now you wanna make it in the city? Well, you’re gonna need the most logistically crucial component: A Visa! Keep watching to learn the first steps of acquiring a visa: from deciding between F-1 and J-1 status, to correctly completing the necessary forms, and finally how the ISSO can help YOU make the visa process as cool and breezy as an autumn day in New York City! See ya in the city, Globetrotter! —

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