Weather-related/Emergency Closing Information


Procedures for Weather-related/Emergency Closings

Once the college president has announced that campus will be closed, delayed, or certain operations suspended due to snow or other inclement weather, information will be distributed through the following channels.

  • On this page and the college home page.
  • A voice mail message at 718-631-6262.
  • An email to all faculty, staff, and students.
  • Text message through the CUNY Alert system (upon a decision by college administration). Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to subscribe to CUNY Alert.
  • The colleges official Facebook and Twitter channels.
  • NYC 311

The following radio and television outlets.

WCBS Radio - AM 880

WINS Radio - AM 1010

NY1 - Time Warner Cable Channel 1

WNBC-TV (NBC) - Channel 4

WNYW-TV (FOX) - Channel 5

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Students, faculty and staff can join CUNY Alert to receive text or voice notifications of campus emergencies or weather related closings. You select the best way to get messages: cell phone or e-mail. You can sign up even if you are registered with another emergency notification system. So stay alert! Sign up now for CUNY Alert!

All staff, faculty, and current registered students must present a valid Queensborough Community College “TigerCard” ID. For your convenience, the TigerCard ID is now available in the QCC Connect mobile app.

To access the campus premises, visitors must provide valid government-issued photo identification and demonstrate an official purpose for their presence upon registering with Public Safety.

It is mandatory for visitors to retain their guest pass, if provided, throughout their visit and be prepared to present it upon the request of any college official.

Queensborough Community College Building Hours
Monday — Friday: 7 AM — 11 PM
Saturday & Sunday: 7 AM — End of scheduled classes/events

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses 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 CenterOpens in a new window

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 Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.