Contact Us

Financial Aid Office
Columbia Law School
509 William and June Warren Hall
1125 Amsterdam Avenue at 115th Street

If you need further information after you review this site, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone at 212-854-6522 or by email for assistance. Our major responsibilities include:

  • evaluating applications for financial aid
  • processing loan applications
  • counseling students on how to manage the costs of a legal education
  • administering the Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP)

Financial Aid officers are generally available to meet with students on a walk-in basis. Also, students can arrange an appointment by email or by contacting one of the Financial Aid officers directly. Every effort will be made to respond to your inquiry within one to three business days.

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

From Friday June 30 - Friday August 4, 2023*:

Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday (REMOTE ONLY): 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

*Special hours and closings
 Monday, July 3:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
 Tuesday, July 4: Closed for University Designated Holiday


Charles DeRubeis
Executive Director of Financial Aid
[email protected]

Seandell James
Director of Financial Aid and LRAP Administrator
[email protected]

Yaa Dwamena
Director of Financial Aid
[email protected]

Financial Aid Officer

Mary Beth Griffin
Financial Aid Counselor
[email protected]

Rosa DelRosario
Financial Aid Assistant
[email protected]

Financial Aid Office

Columbia Law School

435 West 116th Street, New York, N.Y. 10027