UPDATED - 5 P.M. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30.
The Dodge Physical Fitness Center and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education will be open Wednesday, Oct. 31. The University has also announced the resumption of classes Oct. 31.
The Columbia men' soccer game against Adelphi, scheduled for Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. at the Baker Athletics Complex, has been canceled.
In advance of Hurricane Sandy, the University is canceling
classes and events at all campuses for Monday and Tuesday, October 29-30.
The Marcellus Hartley Dodge Physical Fitness Center will be
CLOSED at 5 p.m. Sunday to ALL patrons, including staff.
Dodge Fitness Center will also be CLOSED MONDAY, October 29 and TUESDAY, October 30.
All Columbia Athletics PRACTICES and COMPETITIONS are
CANCELLED for Monday, October 29.
We urge members of the Columbia community to stay informed
about conditions, exercise caution if travel is necessary, and to remain
indoors if possible in light of predicted high winds and heavy rains.
Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg have announced that the
New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority will shut down mass transit
citywide beginning at 7:00 p.m. Sunday, October 28. Public schools are also
closed on Tuesday.
Students should check their individual school websites for
other important updates and cancellations.
Non-essential personnel are not required to report to work
Public Safety officers will be on duty. To report an
emergency on campus, call Public Safety at (212) 854-5555. For off-campus
emergencies, please call 911.
Facilities will also be available to assist with campus and
To contact the Facilities Services Center, call (212)
854-2222. The Hartley Hospitality Desk can be reached at (212) 854-2779. Both
services are available 24 hours a day.
As the situation changes, please continue to check
www.columbia.edu and www.gocolumbialions.com for more information.