Distance Learning

We want to make the transition to distance learning as easy as possible for you. Use this page as a hub for resources, tools, and tips to help you finish the Spring 2020 semester off strong.

Resources & Tools

Use Blackboard to stay on top of your coursework, have remote class discussions, view readings and course material digitally, and communicate with your professors.

Free to all CUNY students, provides access to Office 365 online apps and services, as well as the option to download Microsoft Office Suite directly from your CUNY email account.

CUNY provides Dropbox and Dropbox Paper to all active CUNY students, faculty and administrative staff. You can use these tools to store and access files from different devices, share files, and collaborate.

CUNY has arranged for Cisco Webex to provide Webex Meeting and Teams licenses to all students, faculty and staff to help with distant learning and stay in touch.

Technology Support

We are READY for distance learning and here are some of the services offer to you support and help you during difficult times times. 

Three ways to connect with Information  Technology Services (ITS)



York ITS Hot Line (718) 262-5311



Email our Service Desk at helpdesk@york.cuny.edu

Services we can help you with

  • Remote Desktop Connectivity
  • Blackboard 1st level support
  • CUNYfirst Access
  • Network login and password issues
  • Email login and password issues
  • Call Forwarding and remote access to voice mail
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Webex ConnectCUNY information