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Where to Get Stuff Done

Inside Lerner Hall, you’ll find the basic necessities—and then some—to support the daily lives of Columbia University students, faculty and staff.

Floor 1W see floorplan

Columbia University Bookstore

Accessible from the first floor of Lerner nearest Broadway, the Columbia University Bookstore is located on the lower level of Lerner Hall. In addition to the course books ordered by faculty, the Bookstore stocks more than 50,000 general book titles and sells school supplies, computer accessories, dorm products, emblematic apparel and gifts.

Phone: 212-854-4131

Online: columbiabookstore.com

Columbia University Bookstore Hours 

Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Saturday - Sunday: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Floor 2E see floorplan

Santander Bank

Columbia's on-campus banking partner offers low-cost, full-service bank accounts for Columbia University students. Santander ATMs are located on the 2nd floor of Lerner Hall, next to Cafe 212. ATM access is only available during building operating hours.


Monday - Friday

10am - 4pm

ATM Hours:
Available during building hours

Tel: 212-284-0034

Ticket and Information Center (TIC)

The Ticket and Information Center (TIC) by the Arts Initiative at Columbia University, is a full service box office. The TIC sells tickets and creates RSVP lists to any and all student and departmental events (performances, lecture, symposium, exhibitions) on campus, as well as discounted tickets to most major performing arts venues (from Broadway to Brooklyn) and movie theaters in New York City. The TIC is also an information hub for students, faculty and staff who want to know what's going on in the arts both on and off campus.

Phone: 212-851-0419

Online: artsinitiative.columbia.edu

The TIC is closed on all University holidays and during the Winter, Spring, and Summer breaks. 

Spring 2022

The TIC will be open this semester Thursday trought Saturday from 4:00pm - 8:00pm. 

Please visit the Arts Initiative website for more information.

What's Open Now?

Friday, May 20, 2022
  • Columbia University Bookstore
  • Santander Bank