Human Resources

During the time the BMCC campus is closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, BMCC employees can refer to the following frequently asked questions (pdf) .

The New York State Department of Health  has revised the COVID-19 testing protocol to now include all classifications of essential workers beyond first responders and health care workers.   Individuals who fit the prioritization categories (pdf), and do not currently have access to testing should call the New York State COVID-19 Hotline at 1-888-364-3065 or to be screened for eligibility, and if eligible, to have an appointment scheduled at a DOH testing site.

Please also refer to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and other related information below.

The mission of the Office of Human Resources is to attract and employ highly qualified and committed individuals while providing exceptional human resources related services to current, prospective, and former employees of the Borough of Manhattan Community College.

We strive to achieve these goals through an effective recruitment process that attracts, selects, and on-boards qualified faculty and staff, and by fostering a diverse work environment that respects and values its employees and their differences.

We promote organizational development through training and growth opportunities that support individual success and further the value of the institution. We also support all managers by providing them with employee relations guidance and communicating policies and procedures to ensure compliance.


Families First Coronavirus Response Act

For information about Paid Sick Leave and Expanded Family and Medical Leave under the Families First Coronairus Response Act’ (FFCRA or ACT) click on the following link.  If applying for the FFCRA leave, return the Emergency Paid Sick Form and Emergency Family Medical Leave and Expansion Act Attestation Request  with supporting documents to Gloria Chao (

English:  English (pdf) | Spanish (pdf)


CUNY Employee Assistance Program

The CUNY Work/Life Program will now be presented by CCA@Your Service, our new confidential, 24/7 employee assistance program provider.  For additional information refer to the program flyer and their list of services. Call or log on any time, any day.
TOLL-FREE: 800-833-8707 /WEBSITE: Code: CUNY


Healthy Tips

Mental Well-Being Resources

NYC Employee Assistance Program now offers weekly remote support groups and grief counseling for sites coping with loss.  For additional information or to make an appointment email or call (212) 306-7660.  Extended hours (8 a.m. – 11 p.m. Monday through Friday).

You can also connect with NYC Well for support 24/7 at or 1-866-NYC-WELL.


BMCC Human Resources

199 Chambers Street, Room S717
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 220-8300

Hours of Operation:
9 a.m.–5 p.m.