Past Event

Columbia vs. NYU: The Uptown/Downtown University Step Challenge

October 2, 2023 - October 20, 2023
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Calling all Columbia Lions and NYU Violets – faculty, administrators, and staff! Increase your physical activity and well-being this fall by stepping up and joining this fun challenge. For three weeks, each university will join together as one team to see whether the uptown or downtown NYC university will achieve the highest average step count by the challenge’s end. Individuals will also compete for prizes, bragging rights, and more. 

Challenge features a special walk with President Minouche Shafik and Interim Provost Dennis Mitchell. Details will be provided to active participants during the Challenge. Stay tuned!  

The challenge runs from Monday, October 2 - Friday, October, 20, 2023

*The challenge will be hosted on the mobile app, MoveSpring where you can track your steps, follow the leaderboard, chat with your team and more. Instructions on how to get started on the MoveSpring app will be shared before the start of the challenge.


*Register by Thursday, September 28


Contact Information

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(212) 854-8019