Capital IQ Research Guide: Incoming Business School Students

Incoming Business School Students


  1. In order to access Capital IQ, you must currently be enrolled. 
  2. All current Columbia Business School faculty, staff , and students can register for remote access to Capital IQ link provided by CBS ITG department.

PhD Students only, please consult the PhD students page for instructions. 

Capital IQ is accessible to non CBS students, faculty, staff and students on workstations within the Business library in Uris Hall. Access is limited to any one who is currently affiliated with Columbia University and for academic purpose only. 

Capital IQ Terms of Use

1.  Access  to Capital IQ is for academic and/or job search purposes only.  Any other use, is a violation of our license and puts the access for all Business School affiliartes in jeopardy.
2. Please do not use Capital IQ when you are at work or at your internship even if you are using Capital IQ to complete coursework.  When use from such sites is observed, we cannot determine if this use is for academic purposes or for commercial reasons.  Avoiding the use of your account when you are at work or at your internship eliminates confusion and keeps your account from being deactivated.
Capital IQ regularly monitors account acclivity and will deactivate accounts with commercial IP ranges.
3. Please do not share your password or account information with anyone! This is a violation of our license and if such activity is detected your account will be deactivated. 
4. Your account will be active until your expected graduation date, if you have logged in at least once during the current semester.