November 19, 2021
To the Campus Community,
With winter approaching, this is a reminder about the emergency procedures used by
The decision to cancel or delay classes rests with the President. When classes are
cancelled or delayed, and College offices are open, all non-teaching employees are
expected to report for work or charge their time in accordance with New York State policy. Only the Governor can close the campus.
The best and most immediate way to find out about a delay or cancellation of classes
is the FSC website, at www.farmingdale.edu. In addition, a campus-wide email and a text message about the status of classes is
typically sent to all students, faculty, and staff.
To sign up for text message alerts, follow the instructions below:
- Visit www.getrave.com.
- Enter Farmingdale State College.
- Use your Farmingdale user ID and password to sign in.
- Edit the information that appears for your account, and include your cell phone number.
If you do not enter your cell phone number, you will receive RAVE notifications via
The College also notifies News 12 about the delay or cancellation of classes.
Please note: Announcements are made only in the event of a delay or cancellation of classes. Check
the homepage of the FSC website for updates.