The fastest way to register for courses is online. Click on the "register" button from any course description to go to our registration website. You can access your records anytime by logging into the continuing education database. You can also register by submitting a completed CE registration form by fax to (212) 342-5179 or by mail to:

Continuing Education

Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

630 West 168th Street, Box 20

New York NY 10032


CDM Alumni and all dental hygienists/staff receive a 10% discount on listed tuition for all Continuing Education (CE) courses. Alumni graduating within five (5) years prior to a course receive a 20% discount. CDM faculty and staff receive a 50% discount on listed tuition rates. Retired alumni not requiring CE credits or recertifications may audit lecture courses or portions of continuum courses at no charge, dependent on space availability. 

Registration for multi-day courses requires a minimum deposit to a secure enrollment. Registration fees must be paid in full prior to start of course.

Please make checks payable to: Columbia University. Early registration is advised to guarantee a place in all courses.


Cancellation of a course will result in a refund or credit. Refunds are granted only if notification is received at least 72 hours prior to the course. Columbia University cannot assume responsibility for losses due to participants' travel arrangements. Tuitions for no-shows will be forfeited.

Cancellations for continuum courses must be received at least three weeks prior to start of course to be eligible for a refund. Cancellation will result in a $500 processing fee.