Columbia contains the oldest college in the state of New York and is the fifth chartered institution of higher learning in the United States, making it one of nine colonial colleges founded prior to the Declaration of Independence. The university has produced numerous distinguished alumni. In , its undergraduate acceptance rate was 5. A charter placed the institution under a private board of trustees before it was renamed Columbia University in , when the campus was moved from Madison Avenue to its location in Morningside Heights.
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