Cultural Studies

Who Evaluates Cultural Studies transfer courses?
Cultural Studies Department Faculty Advisors are responsible for course transfer decisions. The Chair is the arbiter in the case of a dispute.

Erin McCarthy
624 S. Michigan Ave, Suite 1000

Student asked to bring:
Students must provide a transcript and a course description (syllabus preferred.) The faculty will evaluate this information in a meeting with the student. Out of town students can provide the information by mail or fax and faculty can respond by phone, letter, or e-mail.

Faculty will respond within 10 business days to the student's request. Faculty will record their evaluation on a Course Equivalency, Substitution, and Waiver Form. 

Student will receive:
Students are notified via their Columbia email account when an equivalency towards the major is approved.