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Emergency Closing

Emergency Closing

An Emergency Closing" is defined as cancellation of classes due to weather, transportation or other major emergencies.  In case of such an "Emergency Closing" members of the staffs above described are not to report to work unless specifically designated by the Vice President of Administration and Planning as "Emergency Staff."

Full-time support staff members, other than Buildings and Grounds personnel, and Campus Peace Officers and Campus Security Officers, will have their absences excused.  Those specifically designated as Emergency Staff" will work during emergency closings and will be compensated as provided for under the appropriate collective bargaining agreement.

The best way to receive emergency closing notification is to make sure you have signed up for CUNY Alert at:

Additionally, in the event of an emergency closing due to severe weather conditions or other emergencies, the fact that classes have been cancelled at Kingsborough Community College will be announced on the following radio stations



WADO 1280 AM


WBLS 107.5 FM


WFAS 1230 AM


WFAS 103.9 FM 

WFAS 106.3 FM

WINS 1010 AM

WLIB 1190 AM


WOR 710 AM


WKRB (KCC) 90.3 FM




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