Morningside Service Updates, Thursday, 11/1

(Posted Thursday, 11/1/12 , 9:02 a.m.)

As Columbia moves forward and classes begin to resume (with noted exceptions), we have the following service updates for Morningside. For the Medical Center, visit

  • Columbia Transportation has restored service on most shuttles. Please remember to show your University ID Card on all shuttles:
    • Ft. Lee/GWB Shuttle service: normal schedule in effect (schedule on website)
    • Intercampus Shuttle service: normal schedule in effect
    • Lamont Shuttle service: limited service
      • Departures from Morningside (normal pickup location in front of Teachers College) to Lamont campus at 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
      • Departues from Lamont to Morningside at 1:00 and 5:00 p.m.
  • Columbia Dining is operating on a revised schedule:
    • John Jay is open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday; and from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Friday.
    • JJ's Place is open Thursday from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m.
    • Butler Coffee Bar will be open Thursday and Friday, from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Saturday from 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • The Housing Hospitality Desk in Hartley Hall continues to be available 24 hours a day at (212) 854-2779.
  • Columbia Health continues to operate on a limited schedule:
    • Medical Services will be open in John Jay Hall from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) will be open in Lerner Hall from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CPS walk-in counseling offices will remain closed.
    • Disability Services Morningside office will resume normal business hours from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Disability Services CUMC office will remain closed.
    • Gay Health Advocacy Project (GHAP) resumes normal fall walk-in hours, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Alice! Health Promotion, Sexual Violence Response, and Insurance and Immunization Compliance Offices resumes normal hours, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday and Friday.
    • For medical and mental-health needs during closures, contact the Clinician-on-call at (212) 854-9797.
    • The Columbia University Emergency Medical Service, CU-EMS, will remain in service to manage any emergencies.
  • At Lerner Hall, the student Package Center has reopened, and the building will be open as follows:
    • 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m. Thursday
    • Holiday hours, 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 2 through Tuesday, November 6
    • Resuming normal operating hours on Wednesday, November 7
  • The Dodge Fitness Center has resumed normal operating hours.
  • Administrative mail resumes normal business hours.
  • Libraries are beginning to reopen. See the Library Status page for details and ongoing updates.

Please check back for updates throughout the day.

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