Hurricane Sandy Alerts and Information

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Brooklyn College is dedicated to providing you with as much assistance and information as possible. In the coming days, please check this page frequently for changes and updates as more information becomes available.

Academics and Attendance

We urge any student who has missed one or more class meetings due to Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath to consult with the Center for Academic Advisement and Student Success (CAASS).

In addition to advising available from CAASS, CUNY has compiled a list of Hurricane Sandy FAQs for students that provides useful information about enrollment, attendance and financial aid.

Student Disaster Relief Fund

For those of you who wish to provide emergency support, the Brooklyn College Foundation has established a Student Disaster Relief Fund. If you would like to contribute to this fund, you may:
1. Write a check payable to the Brooklyn College Foundation, with "relief fund" noted in the memo line, and send it to:
Brooklyn College Foundation
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210

2. Donate online and write "relief fund" in the fund designation box.
If you are a Brooklyn College student who requires assistance due to Hurricane Sandy, please contact the Office of Student Assistance and Referral.

Personal Counseling

The Personal Counseling Program offers free, confidential counseling to anyone who has been affected tragic events. For assistance, call us at 718.951.5363; stop by our office, 0203 James Hall; or e-mail us. Our office hours are listed below. We also recommend you view our trauma information sheet.

  • Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

CUNY Work/Life, administered by Corporate Career Counseling, provides a host of services for Brooklyn College employees, free of charge.