Accessibility Resources

The AccessAbility Center/Student Disability Services (AAC/SDS) ensures full participation and meaningful access to all of The City College of New York's (CCNY) services, programs, and activities in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, The Amendments Act of 2008, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Fair Housing Act of 1968, and other applicable Federal, State, and local non-discrimination laws. AAC/SDS accomplishes this goal through the coordination and implementation of academic adjustments, auxiliary aids, and support services for students with disabilities.

For general inquiries such as information about our services as well as the submission of applications, please email or visit our virtual front desk at To learn more about the AccessAbility Center/Student Disability Services, visit us at


Thank you for your patience during this time.  To provide you with the best possible assistance during these unprecedented times, we have made available our Virtual Front Desk to conduct admissions appointments/meetings and answer questions, via Zoom. To schedule an appointment, please access the Front Desk & all other Admissions resources at:

CCNY Device Loaner Request Form

Please contact us at for assistance. 

COVID Reporting

We, as a College, aim to contract-trace, manage, and support those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in any and every way possible. If you've made the decision to self-quarantine as a precaution, or have been diagnosed with COVID-19, please let us know by calling 212-650-7682 or 212-650-8801. Once we know about your decision, we can work with you to ensure you have the latest information on campus measures and check-in with you from time to time to make sure you're doing well. 

Current Students

Currently admitted and enrolled CCNY students, please continue to check your email(s) for the most accurate and up-to-date "Return to Campus" updates. As an admitted and enrolled CCNY student, the Office of Admissions will continue to reach you via email.  If you are in need of a device during your "at home" or return to campus period, please remember that we offer the CUNY Device Loaner Program

Click here information about student housing made possible by The Towers at CCNY.

To search a more comprehensive list of courses, and to learn about our hybrid, online and in-person course selections this Fall, Please click here.  


Faculty and Staff needing device loaner assistance during this time, please remember that we do offer the CUNY Device Loaner Program

Please use the resources provided below to notify on-site visitors, colleagues, and students of closed classrooms or buildings.  Please limit use to ONLY the classrooms or offices that are used or managed by you.  

DOWNLOAD >> Room / Classroom Closed Signage 

DOWNLOAD >> Building Closed Signage

Need to request access to come to campus?  Please review our campus access protocol, prior to arrival. Your formal request, using the steps mentioned, must come in 24 hours in advance of your arrival. 

Are you a NEW HIRE?  For new hires needing to access the campus, and who do not yet have a CCNY email address, please complete the non-credentialed campus access request form. You MUST have CCNY faculty or staff sponsorship who support the reason for your access request.  

Financial Aid

Please join us on the link (Meeting ID #:2126506656), Monday - Thursday, weekly - for financial aid assistance We are also available via phone at 212-650-6656. CCNY Student documents should ONLY be uploaded on our Secure Portal. We look forward to seeing you online!

For more information, please visit

Note: Only Financial Aid documents listed on your CUNYfirst To-Do-List as well as additional Direct Loan request forms must be submitted through the Secure Portal. All documents must be uploaded as a single file. Due to the high volume of documents, please allow at least 6 weeks for processing.

Food Pantry

As part of student, faculty and staff relief efforts during this unprecedented time, Benny's Food Pantry will continue to communicate via social media.  We aim to inform, educate, and showcase important food initiatives, safety measures, and announcements on campus and in NYC. Please follow us on Facebook & Instagram to stay informed. 

Instagram: @ccny_bennys_foodpantry


During this tumultuous period in our local, national, and international history we continue to ask for support in our COVID-19 relief efforts.  To assist us in raising $500K to meet the urgent needs of our students and city, please visit To learn more about ways to give and our giving priorities, please visit:

Prospective Students

Thank you for your patience during this time.  For the most up-to-date information related to applying to The City College of New York, please reach out to the Office of Admissions. Additionally, be sure to check the CCNY Calendar of Events for upcoming virtual workshop and/or admissions fair information.  At this time, no events are being held on campus/face-to-face. 

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Click here for information about Financial Aid.

Public Safety

Major updates and emergency situations will continue to be communicated via multiple platforms, including but not limited to CUNY Alerts.  

While all CCNY Students, Faculty and Staff are automatically enrolled and will receive CCNY Specific CUNYAlerts via their College email accounts.  You can easily customize how you receive alerts (via texts, phone calls, emails, etc.) by logging into your CUNYFirst account then going to your CUNYAlert settings. For more information on CCNY Public Safety, please visit

Access to Campus

All campus access must be requested and approved prior to arrival, and all parties will still need to show ID to enter the campus. In addition, you will need to formally request access to the campus by using the steps outlined in the campus access protocol document.  Your formal request must come in 24 hours in advance of your arrival. 

Campus ID services are being performed remotely, please visit for more information or to arrange to receive or update your CCNY ID.  

Telehealth Resources

The CCNY Counseling Center is open and is providing remote clinical services to actively enrolled CCNY students. Services provided include screening and assessment, crisis intervention, individual short-term counseling, group counseling, referral and case management, and workshops.

Those interested in connecting with a counselor are encouraged to email the Counseling Center at , call our office’s main number (212) 650-8222, or connect with our virtual front desk Zoom meeting ID 2126508222. More information about counseling services is available at

The Towers at CCNY

Please note any COVID-19 related updates for the Towers will be mentioned on their website & via any direct communication that you may have with The Towers.  The Towers is a separate entity and not directly affiliated with CCNY.