Information About

Benefits

1. Through the Columbia University Online Benefits Enrollment System, you can:

  • View your Benefits information
  • Change your Benefits if you have a qualifying Life Event
  • Enroll in or change your Voluntary Retirement Savings Plan election

2. For general questions listed below, contact the HR Benefits Service Center at 212-851-7000.

  • Medical, Dental, Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Transit/Parking
  • Life Insurance
  • Leaves of Absence
  • Cobra, Pension and Tax-Deferred Annuities
  • Tuition Exemption
  • General Benefits Policies and Procedures

 

Client Services

Employment and HR Client Services

615 West 131st Street, MC 8704
Studebaker 4th Floor
New York , NY 10027
Phone: (212) 851-7008
Fax: (212) 851-7023
hrcs@columbia.edu

 

 

Job Applications

1. Job application website, Jobs at Columbia: https://jobs.columbia.edu/

For assistance with the Jobs at Columbia site, please call 212-851-2888, contact the PAC Service Center, or visit the Employment Information Center.

2. For job application-related questions, inquiries or comments regarding the following campuses:

For Morningside, Nevis Laboratories, and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Jobs:

PAC Service Center
Contact the PAC Service Center
phone: 212-851-2888

For Columbia University Medical Center Jobs:
CUMC Human Resources
email:
cumchr@columbia.edu
phone: (212) 305-3819

Labor Relations

Studebaker MC 8710
615 W. 131st Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10027
Phone: (212) 851-4089
Fax: (212) 234-1819
hrelr@columbia.edu

Office hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Local Human Resources Offices

Columbia University HR: Central

 

Benefits: Central HR
(for a list of services offered, see Benefits)

615 West 131st Street, MC 8703
Studebaker 4th Floor
New York , NY 10027
Phone: (212) 851-7000
fax: (212) 851-7025 (*SECURE*)
hrbenefits@columbia.edu

HR Information Services
615 West 131st Street, MC 8702
Studebaker 4th Floor
New York , NY 10027
Phone: (212) 851-2888
Contact the PAC Service Center for help with Payroll, myColumbia, and Job Applications

General HR: Reception
615 West 131st Street, MC 8705
Studebaker 4th Floor
New York , NY 10027
Phone: (212) 851-0617
hr-operations@columbia.edu

Employment & HR Client Services
615 West 131st Street, MC 8704
Studebaker 4th Floor
New York , NY 10027
Phone: (212) 851-7008

Office hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Medical Center HR

Medical Center Human Resources
650 West 168th Street
101 Black Building
New York , NY 10032
Phone: (212) 305-3819
fax: (212) 305-5728

 

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Lamont-Doherty Human Resources
Administration Bldg., Rm. 205
Palisades , NY 10964
Phone: (845) 365-8847

 

PAC Service Center

Phone: 212-851-2888
Contact the PAC Service Center

Common Tax Forms:

Use the My Columbia Portal to:

  • View Your Paycheck & Tax Information
  • Change Your Home/Mailing Address
    (for Check Addresses see PAC Service Center)
  • View Your Benefits Information
  • View or change your Direct Deposit instructions
  • For PAYROLL TAX questions
    (W-2s & other tax forms)

    Please use our special PAYROLL TAX HOTLINE and E-MAIL:

For Payroll and related questions, please visit the Payroll homepage.