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City College of New York Student eServices

For help visit the Service Desk in NA 1/301 ext. 7878 or e-mail


Allows you to receive course content, take tests and quizzes, participate in on-line discussions with students/instructor(s), submit course materials, view course syllabus, etc. >>Go to Blackboard

CCNY Guide App

A one-stop information hub to help new students navigate the first year at CCNY. Find event schedules and contact information, as well as network with other incoming students via social media. Download from App store


An online system for requesting approval to take a course at another CUNY college. Solely for CUNY students, faculty and staff. >>Go to ePermit


A web-based degree audit and academic advising tool. It displays all courses taken, a checklist of requirements still outstanding to graduate, active stops on a record, current registration appointments and initial English and Mathematics placement levels, etc. DegreeWorks – Online Advisement System

CUNY eMall

A virtual shopping plaza offering a variety of discounts and other promotional programs, McAfee, phone plans and FREE software to faculty, staff and students. >>Go to CUNY eMall

CCNY Libraries

Find e-Journals, reference databases, research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by the subject specialists at the City College of New York Libraries. Libguides

CUNY Alert

Receive text or voice alerts of emergencies and weather-related closings on campus via cell, home phone or e-mail. >>Go to CUNY Alerts


A state-of-the-art e-mail and communications suite for CCNY students – e-mail, shared calendars and chatting – provided through a CUNY-wide partnership with Microsoft. >>Go to Citymail

Wi-Fi Printing

With their username and password, CCNY students can now remotely and securely submit, resume or delete jobs over the Wi-Fi and then submit them to print using the Web Printing Station located in NAC 1/301. See WiFi Printing Details


Manages students’ education and records, faculty and staff employment and benefits information, and all college business operations - including registering for classes, checking schedules and more. h>>Go to CUNYfirst Login

Charging stations

We have purchased seven rapid charging stations that have been installed at various strategic places on site. These multi-unit charging stations are CCNY-branded and some also function as café tables. See Charging Station Details

CUNYfirst MyInfo

A secondary resource is intended to give students, faculty and staff quick read-only access to critical information, including classes, textbooks, programs and holds. >>Go to Myinfo Login


Search for jobs and our mentoring network, upload your resume to Resume Central, view class schedules, unofficial student transcripts, gain access to career advice events, videos, podcasts and articles from over 125 authors. >>Go to College Central


Use your e-mail userid (e.g.,jsmith01) and password to access the campus-wide wireless network. See Wi-Fi Details

Web Checkout

Visit NAC 1/301 to register to use WebCheckout, the reservation system used to reserve study rooms as well as equipment from iMedia. >>Go to Webcheckout

Virtual Desktop

The CUNY Virtual Desktop gives you access anytime and anywhere to costly applications you may need for your classes. >>Go to CUNY Virtual Desktop

Laptop Loaner

CCNY has just launched a laptop loaner program for students. Now staff and students can borrow state-of-the-art laptops from iMEDIA. For more information visit the Reservation Desk in NAC 1/301. See Laptop Loaner Details

Office of Information Technology Information Resources

Your confidential, personal and professional information is under constant cyber threat. Collected here are useful CCNY/CUNY-specific information security resources, including software, newsletters, policies, and guidelines maintain a safer more secure presence online

CUNY Security Awareness Program

This recently updated 30-minute interactive security awareness program provides an overview of information security threats and best practices that can help you detect and avoid those threats. All staff, faculty and students are encouraged to take it annually. See CUNY Enterprise Training


This tutorial is intended to familiarize CUNY faculty and staff with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

SANS Ouch! Newsletters

A free security awareness newsletter edited by renowned information security experts. Each issue focuses on a single security topic, explaining actionable steps you can take to protect your family and your organization. The CCNY Information Security Office maintains a local archive collecting several years. Pick a topic from Sans Security Newsletters

Center for Internet Security
Security Benchmarks

An excellent resource to help you secure everything from mobile phones, to desktop computer, servers and routers. So-called “Level 1” benchmark recommendations are extensive references guiding users to customize their device settings in a way that strengthens security without compromising normal usage. Use your CCNY email address to gain free access to this incredible repository

CCNY Password Reset

Reset your password for applications maintained by OIT, including CityMail student email, Webmail faculty and staff email, City Central Student Portal, CCNY Wi-Fi network, library databases, iMedia and Tech Center reservations, Tech Center desktop computer login, and more. If you suspect your CCNY account has been compromised, use this utility to immediately reset your password!

McAfee Anti Malware Software Download

This CUNY-licensed malware protection is available free to staff, students and faculty for personally-owned devices at the CUNY Portal eMall  Find out how to Download Antivirus here.

CUNY Information Security Advisories

See CUNY Issued Security Advisories.

CCNY Information Security Advisories

See CCNY Issued Security Advisories.

Key CUNY Information Technology Related Policies

Computer Users: Rules & Responsibilities
IT Security ProceduresGeneral (June 2014)
IT Security Procedures – Wireless Network Security (November 20, 2009)
IT Security Procedures – Email Auto-Forwarding (December 1, 2015)
IT Security Procedures – Data Center Security & Environment Support (November 20, 2009)

Additional Policy Documents

Anti-Virus Software Standards
Breach Reporting Procedure

IT Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Recommendations
Non-Public University Data Access Waiver 
Private Information Advisory

OIT Services and Resources


Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus (for faculty and staff)

office 365 Pro


CUNY Cloud Virtual Desktop



Campus Charging Stations

Campus Charging Stations


Laptop Loaners Program

Laptop Loaners