Alerts and Announcements

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Campus Resources

Columbia University Main Telephone: 212-854-1754
This number provides information on University closures and operational changes during cases of national, regional and local emergencies.

  • Columbia University Public Safety
    • Morningside: 212-854-5555 (emergency calls) or 212-854-2797 (non-emergency)
    • Medical Center: 212-305-7979 (emergency calls) or 212-305-8100 (non-emergency)
  • Columbia Health Services for Students
    • Morningside: 212-854-2284 or x4-2284 (from a campus phone)
    • CUMC: 212-305-3400 or x5-3400 (from a campus phone)
  • Columbia Workforce Health and Safety for Faculty/Staff with Hospital Responsibilities
    • Morningside/CUMC: 212-305-7590 or x5-7590 (from a campus phone)
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