Cross-Registration: Columbia and Barnard College

For Barnard College students taking Columbia courses:


  • Cross registration requests for Columbia University courses are available through Student Planning for Fall and Spring classes. Barnard students should register in SSOL for Columbia Summer classes.
  • Cross registration begins at the same time as your online appointment.
  • Summer registration at Columbia University is treated as a transfer credit and is subject to some additional policies. If you wish to receive approval to transfer the course back to Barnard, please use this form. Please click here (link is external) for further information on Columbia summer registration as a Barnard student.
Fun Factoid: Barnard course registrations at Columbia averaged 7,000 and Columbia course registrations at Barnard averaged 6,900 over a five-year period.