Alerts & Outages
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Activities listed here are subject to change based on approvals, University events (i.e., Commencement), other requirements, and unforeseen circumstances. We appreciate your cooperation as we work to improve our facilities.
- April 24, 2019
We will be conducting a fire alarm system test in the Black Building from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- April 22, 2019
Domestic water service in the Neurological Institute will be temporarily unavailable beginning at 8 a.m. on Sunday, April 28.
- April 17, 2019
Please note the temporary disruptions scheduled to take place in the Hammer Health Sciences Center between Tuesday, April 23, and Friday, April 26.
- April 5, 2019
Elevator car #1 will be unavailable from Monday, April 15 through Friday, May 24 to allow for elevator system upgrades.
- March 15, 2019
We are undertaking a renovation project on the second floor of the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons building as we refresh and enhance the elevator lobby and adjacent corridors.
- March 4, 2019
Through May 2019, you must enter and exit the Allan Rosenfield Building via the 8th floor entrance.
- February 7, 2019
We are conducting repairs to the exterior façade of the Hammer Health Sciences Center.
- January 8, 2019
As part of our efforts to keep you informed, here are updates about our renovation-related work in the basement of the Neurological Institute.
- December 14, 2018
Beginning Jan. 5, 2019, through early 2020, 1 trains will not stop at the 168th Street subway station in either direction.
- November 12, 2018
The freight elevator in the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons Building is unavailable due to emergency repairs.
- November 2, 2018
Haven Plaza will be an interim pedestrian plaza located along Haven Avenue, between 169th Street and Fort Washington Avenue.
- October 12, 2018
The pedestrian bridge that connects Milstein Hospital and the William Black Building via the 11th floor will be unavailable for use through April 2019.
- May 31, 2018
The New York City Department of Design & Construction will begin construction for the replacement of existing distribution water mains, as well as fire hydrants and water valves as needed.
- April 9, 2018
Noise-generating work takes place from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. on weekdays, as part of the renovation project on lower level 2.
- March 27, 2018
Passenger elevators in the William Black Building will not provide service to the 11th floor until mid-April 2019.