Useful Resources

Smoking Cessation

Barnard College is a tobacco-free campus to provide a safe and healthy environment for faculty, staff and students. Smoking cessation kits are available in the Human Resources Department located in 101 Altschul.  Members of the Barnard community may also find the following resource links for smoking cessation of interest:

Resource Links:

Nicotine Anonymous:

American Lung Association:

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention:

American Cancer Society:


Barnard College

Diana Center Café – 2nd Floor. M-F 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

Liz’s Place Coffee Shop – Diana Center, 1st Floor. M-Th 8 AM to 12 Midnight; Fri 8 AM to 8 PM.

Columbia University Faculty House

Barnard staff may join the Columbia University Faculty House at 400 West 117th Street (at Morningside Drive). Anyone, including non-members, may eat at the Faculty House. Call x41200 for more information, or visit their website at

Local Cafeterias & Snack Bars

Center Court Café, Interchurch Center, Claremont Avenue (between 119-120th Streets), Lower Level. M-F, Breakfast 6:30 to 10:30 AM, Lunch 11:30 Am to 2 PM, Coffee & Snacks 2 to 3:30 PM.

Grace Dodge Café, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street. M-Th 8 AM to 7:30 PM, Fri 8 AM to 2:30 PM.

Joe the Art of Coffee, Columbia University, Northwest Corner Building, 550 W. 120th Street (at Broadway), 2nd Floor. M-F 8 AM to 8 PM, Sat & Sun 9 AM to 6 PM

In addition, there are numerous coffee shops, restaurants, delis, and specialty food shops in the Morningside Heights area.

Vending Machines

Vending machines (soda and snacks) are located in several Barnard buildings throughout the campus.

Altschul - basement near entrance to Diana

Lehman - basement near central stairs

Milbank - ground level of main entrance

Sulzberger - lower level near the elevator

Contact the Residential Life & Housing (x45561) for refunds of money lost in machines.