Storm Warning

Monday, January 26, 2015: 11:00 a.m.
Due to severe weather conditions, The New School will close early today, Monday, January 26, 2015 at 6pm. All classes and activities beginning after 6pm are canceled, any classes that begin before 6 but are scheduled to continue beyond 6 are also canceled. The New School will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, January 27, 2015. learn more

  • Support Service Providers

    24-Hour Hotlines

    • Safe Horizon Domestic Violence Hotline: 800.621.HOPE
    • Safe Horizon Crime Victims Hotline/Rape, Sexual Assault, and Incest Hotline: 800.689.HELP
    • National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800.656.HOPE
    • RAINN online Hotline:
    • Anti-Violence Project Hotlines (bilingual and LGBTQ friendly): 212.714.1141

    The New School Resources

    • Campus Security - 212.229.7001 (24 hours)
    • Student Counseling and Medical Services - 212.229.1671
    • After Hours Nurse Advice Line - 212.229.1671, option 1 (when Counseling and Medical Services are closed)
    • Student Support and Crisis Management - 212.229.5900 x3189
    • Student Rights and Responsibilities - 212.229.5900 x3656

    24-Hour New York City Resources

    • Police and for emergency- 911
    • NYPD Special Victims Liaison Unit Report Line - 646.610.7273 (24 hours)

    Medical Care

    • Beth Israel Rape Crisis Intervention Program/Emergency Room
      East 16th Street and 1st Avenue
      Phone: 212.420.4054
    • St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Crime Victims Treatment Center Locations
      1111 Amsterdam Avenue (West 114th Street) or 1000 10th Avenue (West 5 Street)
    • Planned Parenthood (Manhattan)
      Margaret Sanger Center- 26 Bleeker Street

      Planned Parenthood is not an emergency medical care provider. However, Planned Parenthood offers the following services: abortion, birth control, emergency contraception, HIV testing, LGBT services, men and women’s health services, pregnancy testing, options and services, STD testing and treatment

    HIV/AIDS Testing

    • Lower East Side Harm Reduction Center at The New School
      Student Health Services
      80 5th Avenue, 3rd floor
      Call for hours
    • New York City Department of Health
      800. TALK.HIV or 212.447.8200 (call for information; multiple testing sites)
    • Local Pharmacy (accepts University health care coverage)
    • Duane Reade (Open 24 hours)
      378 Sixth Avenue (at Waverly Place)
      Other Resources
    • Right Rides

      Right Rides offers women and LGBTQ individuals with free, safe, late night rides home
    • Sex Workers Outreach project (SWOP) & Sex Workers Action NY (SWANK)
    • SWOP & SWANK are grassroots organizations aiming to improve the lives of current and former sex workers 
    • New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault