Dear Members of the Campus Community,

The National Weather Service is predicting heavy rainfall with possible wind gusts in excess of 60 miles an hour for the New York City area from 5 p.m. through 9 p.m. this evening—Monday, May 16.

The University remains on a normal schedule, but members of the University community should exercise caution while walking on campus, and avoid walking near or under large trees.

Local weather forecasts are imprecise, and the weather may be worse than predicted. As always, members of the University community should take local conditions into account when traveling to or from campus. Faculty, students and staff should call any of the following numbers for the latest campus travel-related information:

  • (718) 817-5555
  • (212) 636-7777
  • (800) 280-7669 [(800) 280-SNOW]
  • (877) 375-4357 [(877) 375-HELP]

In an emergency, please call Fordham Public Safety at (718) 817-2222.


Robert Fitzer, Associate Vice President
Fordham Department of Public Safety