Lion Guides


Looking to take advantage of all the museums New York has to offer? Refer to our list of some of the city’s best museums. Think we’re missing something? Email us about it by sending your suggestions to submissions@columbialion.com

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Looking for a good late night hang out spot, but you’re under 21? No fear, The Lion has compiled some of the best options for letting loose and celebrating any event.

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Looking for your next hang out spot? Try one of these nearby bars. Think we missed one? Post your top choices in the comment section below or email us at submissions@columbialion.com

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As you get to know Morningside Heights, check out our comprehensive guide of the best places to eat in the area. Think we missed something? Let us know by emailing submissions@columbialion.com

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If you’re reading this, let us here at the Lion be the first to say, “Welcome to Columbia!” As you and your family get ready to officially join the Columbia community this August, we here at The Lion want to make sure you are as prepared as possible for adjusting to college life. Over the coming months, we will be posting a variety of resource guides to help you learn about what it is like to be at Columbia.

One of the major points to decide by May 1st is housing. To help you narrow down your choices, we have compiled a list of the pros and cons for each housing option available to first-year students below.

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