• 911
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
      1-800-273-TALK
    • Call NYC Well
      English: 1-888-NYC-WELL (1-888-692-9355), Press 2
      Call 711 (Relay Service for Deaf/Hard of Hearing)
      Español: 1-888-692-9355, Press 3
      中文: 1-888-692-9355, Press 4
      Interpreters are available for 200+ languages. Stay on the line, and you will be connected with a counselor who can connect you to translator services.
      NYC Well Counselors are trained to accept calls from hearing impaired individuals using Video Relay Services.
    • Text NYC Well
      Text WELL to 65173
      A service for NYC residents, available 24/7/365. Text anytime!
      For English, when prompted text 1
      For Spanish, when prompted text 2
      For Chinese, when prompted text 3
      Interpreters are available for 200+ languages. Call 1-888-NYC-WELL to be connected with a counselor who can connect you to translator services.

  • Ali Forney Center
    Offers emergency and transitional housing, drop-in services, meals, support groups, counseling and medical services for LGBTQ homeless youth.
  • Sylvia’s Place at Metropolitan Community Church
    Provides social services for the homeless and the hungry, including people living with HIV/AIDS, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI) youth.
  • Safe Horizon Streetwork Project
    Provides services for runaway and homeless youth, including emergency housing, food, clothing, showers, medical care, needle exchange and an HIV support group.
  • Covenant House
    Provides emergency shelter, crisis care, counseling and clothing.
  • Trinity Place Shelter
    Transitional housing program for LGBTQ youth ages 18-24 in New York City.

Policy Information

Medical Withdrawal Policy

Contact Us

Central Office of Student Affairs (COSA)

555 W. 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 646-664-8800
Fax: 646-664-8861

Student Affairs Staff