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At the northern tip of iconic Central Park in Manhattan, you will find not only high-end establishments, historic buildings and apartments, but also the famed Columbia University.

Founded in 1754 by royal decree of King George II of Great Britain, the institution was originally named King's College and is considered to be one of the nine Colonial Colleges founded before the Revolution. Additionally, the school is the oldest in the state of New York. Today, the private Ivy League institution enrolls more than 26,000 students through a highly selective process. If you are interested in being admitted into Columbia University, you might also want to look for apartments nearby.

What's amazing about Columbia University - besides the fact that it's one of the best schools in the world - and the apartments that surround it is that they are in the middle of all the action of the largest metropolitan area in the country and one of the biggest in the world. New York is the city that never sleeps for a reason, and individuals looking for an apartment anywhere near Columbia University can benefit from the countless establishments and attractions. In the Morningside Heights neighborhood alone are a plethora of restaurants and bars, including the famous Tom's Restaurant featured in the hit TV show Seinfeld. The West End Bar is another particularly infamous joint in the area, known as the hangout for the Beat Generation in the 50s.

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