Reporting Emergency Situations

To reach the Department of Public Safety:

  • From a campus telephone, dial Ext. 6320.
  • Otherwise, dial (718) 631-6320.
  • Locate a Red or Blue Light Emergency Phone.

To reach a New York City Police Operator:

  • From a campus telephone, dial 9 then 9-1-1.
  • Otherwise, dial 9-1-1.

To report an emergency:

  • Immediately call the Public Safety Dispatcher and the NYPD and say: "This is an emergency."
  • State the nature of emergency.
  • Provide the number from which you are calling.
  • Provide the location of the emergency.
  • Unless there is an immediate threat to you, do not hang up until instructed to do so.

REMEMBER: Always be alert and aware of your surroundings and project a confident attitude.

Report all suspicious activity to the Department of Public Safety at Ext. 6320 or (718) 631-6320.

Main Telephone Contact
(718) 631-6320

John Ward, Directory
Library 3rd Floor
QCC Department of Public Safety
718.631.6384

Jack Black, Deputy Director / Lieutenant
Library 3rd Floor
QCC Department of Public Safety
718.631.6384

Sean White, Assistant Director / Lieutenant
Library 3rd Floor
QCC Department of Public Safety
718.631.6384

Emergency Equipment and Notification Systems

 

Red Security Phones are strategically placed inside of campus buildings and provide immediate access to a public safety officer 24 hours a day, 7-days a week.

 

Blue Light Phones are strategically placed on campus grounds and provide immediate access to a public safety officer 24 hours a day, 7-days a week.

Emergency Notifications will be broadcast through the following:

QCC Alert

Emergency notifications are displayed on all campus computers

Digital Signage

Emergency notifications are displayed on all electronic bulletin boards

Campus-wide email

Real-time emergency notifications are sent to the campus community

Public Address

Real-time audible notifications are delivered to the campus community

Campus Emergency Siren

Real-time audible notifications are delivered to the campus community

Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act)

In accordance with the provisions of the Jeanne Clery Act, Queensborough Community College’s Annual Security Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings owned or controlled by Queensborough Community College; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters.

The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security issues, such as those concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, and reporting crimes, sexual assault and other relevant matters.

To view the Jeanne Cleary Disclosure of Campus Security Policy as a PDF, click here.

Important College Phone Numbers:

Department of Public Safety Ext. 6320 (718) 631-6320
Health Services Ext. 6375 (718) 631-6375
Counseling Services Ext. 6370 (718) 631-6370
Environmental Health and Safety Ext. 5148 (718) 281-5148
Student Affairs Ext. 6351 (718) 631-6351
Judicial Affairs Ext. 6314 (718) 631-6314
Student Activities Ext. 6233 (718) 631-6233
Information Technology Ext. 6348 (718) 631- 6348

 

Automatic External Defibrillators (AED’S) are strategically located in college buildings throughout campus and in Public Safety vehicles. In addition to Public Safety personnel, other key college employees have received training in their use.

Public Safety personnel are also trained in basic first aid, as well as in administering CPR.

Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for the Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.