The Inter-University Doctoral Consortium (IUDC) provides eligible Arts and Sciences doctoral students the opportunity to cross-register for graduate-level courses at member schools.
PhD students in good academic standing, in registration years two through seven in eligible Arts and Sciences doctoral programs (listed under “PhD and DMA Programs”), are able to participate in the IUDC.
First-year PhD students are not eligible to participate in the consortium.
Master’s students are not eligible to participate in the consortium.
Spring 2024 IUDC registration for all students will begin on Monday, December 4, 2023.
All students participating in the IUDC must submit Columbia’s online IUDC application by Friday, February 2, 2024. Students wishing to drop Columbia classes must do so by Tuesday, February 20, 2024.
Note: IUDC is limited to the fall and spring semesters. Eligible IUDC students may take up to two courses per semester. Summer session and intersession courses are not eligible for the IUDC.
Courses taken through the IUDC must be taken for a letter grade or Pass/Fail. R credit and Audit are not permitted.
Queries may be directed to the Columbia IUDC Coordinator, Sophia Cheng, at [email protected].