B-Open

Find out what’s open and who to contact during move-in and the opening weeks of the semester.

  • Academic Advising
    College of Community and Public Affairs (CCPA)
    Email: ccpa@binghamton.edu
    Decker Division of Advising and Academic Excellence

    Health Sciences Building, 48 Corliss Avenue (HSB-130)
    Johnson City, NY 13790
    Phone: 607-777-4954
    Email: decker@binghamton.edu

    Harpur Academic Advising

    East Dr Old Champlain, 4400 Vestal Pkwy E (OH-110)
    Binghamton, NY 13902
    Phone: 607-777-6305
    Email: harpuradvising@binghamton.edu

    School of Management (SOM)Undergraduate Academic Advising

    Academic Building A, 4400 Vestal Pkwy E (AA-142)
    Binghamton, NY 13902
    Phone: 607-777-2316
    Email: somadvis@binghamton.edu

    Watson College Advising Office

    Engineering Bldg, 4400 Vestal Pkwy E (EB-M00)
    Binghamton, NY 13902
    Phone: 607-777-6203

  • Banking/Visions
    Visions Federal Credit Union is open! 

    Location: The Union (2nd floor, under the Clocktower, down the hall from the Bookstore)

    Hours during move-in:

    • Saturday, Aug. 21: 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
    • Sunday, Aug. 22: 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

    Hours during the fall semester: 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Friday

    Visit the branch to open an account or sign up online.

    Already a member? Manage your online banking at our website.

    There are also four conveniently located ATMs on campus:

    • Inside Bartle Library Tower near Jazzman's
    • Outside the Events Center doors, facing the West Gym
    • Next to the branch office in the The Union
    • Outside The Union facing the Admissions Center
  • Bookstore
    Location:

    The Union, (under the Clocktower)

    Fall welcome hours:
    Aug. 16–21, 2021
    • Monday–Friday: 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Aug. 22–28, 2021
    • Sunday: 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
    • Monday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
    • Tuesday–Thursday: 9 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
    • Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
    • Saturday: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Aug. 23–Sept. 4, 2021
    • Sunday: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
    • Monday–Thursday: 9 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
    • Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
    • Saturday: Noon–4 p.m.
    • Sunday: CLOSED
    • Labor Day: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

    For up-to-date hours during the semester, visit the Bookstore website.

    You may also purchase from the Bookstore through online ordering.

  • Campus Mail

    Campus Mail is located in the basement of The Union, directly below The MarketPlace. Find more information on the Campus Mail web page.

  • Campus Rec
    Location

    East Gym (near Bartle Drive entrance)

    Hours during move-in

    Please be aware that the Rec Center will be closed Aug. 15–20, 2021 for cleaning and staff training.

    • Saturday, Aug. 21: Noon–4 p.m.
      Open for membership sales only.
    • Sunday, Aug. 22: 2–7 p.m.
      Free FitSpace access for Binghamton students, faculty and staff.
    • Monday, Aug. 23: Noon–7 p.m.
      Free FitSpace access for Binghamton students, faculty and staff.
    • Tuesday, Aug. 24: 5:45 a.m.–11:30 p.m.
      Normal fall semester hours begin. FitSpace memberships required.
  • Career Services
    The Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development

    Location: The Union (Room UU-133)

    Hours during move-in: 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday

    Learn more about all available Fleishman Center services and programs

    • Virtual Job and Internship Fair: Learn more about the fair happening in September!
    • Meet with a Career Consultant: Schedule an appointment in hireBING or visit us during our walk-in hours noon–4 p.m., Monday–Friday beginning Aug. 24, 2021. 
    • Events: Check our events calendar regularly so you won’t miss out on virtual career fairs, networking opportunities, workshops, CONNECT Employer Treks and more!
    • Career Clusters and Affinity Groups: Join a cluster or affinity group to gain connections to people, information and resources to assist with exploring your interests and opportunities. Update your Career Tools preferences to receive customized information on a cluster or affinity group.
    • Student resources: Access a variety of career resources on our Career Tools website to help with your career and professional development including our career services on-demand video library. 

    Contact: Email careers@binghamton.edu or call 607-777-2400 and we will respond as soon as possible. You can also stop by the Fleishman Center in UU-133 from from 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Friday throughout the semester to speak with a staff member.

  • Counseling/student support
    • The CARE Team: General inquiries or requests for scheduling meetings will be handled 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. weekdays via phone or email.
    • The University Counseling Center (UCC): The UCC is available 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. on weekdays. There are also counselors available by phone after 5 p.m., 24 hours per day, reachable by calling the UCC at 777-2772 and pressing #2 from the voice menu. Find more information about their services on the UCC website.
    • REACH: You can order your safer sex supplies, cold and flu kits, and menstrual care products to be delivered right to your campus mailbox. Off-campus students can pick up safer sex supplies or menstrual care products by making an appointment. Just email REACH@binghamton.edu to schedule. Order online.
    • Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs (ATOD): ATOD staff is available 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. on weekdays. More information about ATOD services can be found on the ATOD website.
    • Health Promotion and Prevention Services (HPPS)
  • Dining

    Binghamton University Dining Services(BUDS) is looking forward to serving you! 

    We believe that your dining experience is more than just great food. We are committed to providing clean, healthy, and diverse dining options designed to meet the evolving needs and expectations of our students.

    Visit BUDS online to learn more about:

  • Financial Aid and Student Records

    The Financial Aid and Student Records office is open to the public. We have the following options available for general inquiries:

    Financial Aid:
    • Hours: 9 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday
    • Location: Admissions Center, Room 112 
    • Phone: 607-777-2428
    • Email: finaid@binghamton.edu
    Student Records:
    • Hours: 9 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday
    • Location: Admissions Center, Room 112 
    • Phone: 607-777-6088
    • Email: registrar@binghamton.edu
    Upload your documents online!

    Documents for Financial Aid and Student Records may now be uploaded securely by visiting my.binghamton.edu and clicking on Financial Aid and Student Records Document Submission (helpful links section on the left). Please identify the type of document you are submitting. Scanned or attached documents will no longer be accepted via email.

  • Harpur Edge

    Are you a Harpur College student looking for support with professional, intellectual, or personal goal setting? If so, Harpur Edge is the office to help you get started!

    We have many programs to connect you with amazing resources, such as our skill-building crash courses, relationships with our alumni and funding support for creative and high impact learning opportunities.

    Visit us in LN-1105 when classes are in session to connect with one of our staff to learn more about crafting your unique Harpur Edge with us, or sign up for a one-on-one appointment in Starfish!

    Hours: 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Friday

  • Health services
    • Health Services Center will be open 10 a.m.–4 p.m. during move-in weekend.
    • Visit the Health-related FAQs website
    • Decker Student Health Services Center will be open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays during the semester. All appointments will begin via telehealth. Students must call 607-777-2221 for medical care. Find more information about their services online.
    • For up-to-date information on coronavirus prevention, diagnosis and containment procedures at Binghamton University, visit our COVID-19 webpage.
  • ID Cards
    ID card pickup will be available at the following locations on the dates/times listed:

    Alternate locations/hours for IDs only on the following days in Admissions Center, basement, room B09.

    • Saturday, Aug. 21: 11 a.m.–2 p.m.
    • Sunday, Aug. 22: 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
    • Monday, Aug. 23: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
    • Tuesday, Aug. 24: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. (first day of fall 2021 classes)
    • Wednesday, Aug. 25: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.

    Beginning Thursday, Aug. 26, ID cards will be available during regular office hours of 9 a.m.–4 p.m. in the main office, AM-122.

    REPLACEMENT ID CARDS
    Returning on-campus students
    Returning on-campus students who need a replacement ID Card to move back onto campus, must submit their request at the ID Card Replacement Request link in the my.binghamton.edu portal. A $20 fee will be applied to their student account for all replacement requests. Students must provide a government-issued photo ID to pick up their card.  
    Returning off-campus students
    Returning students who live off campus and need a replacement ID Card must submit their replacement ID Card request at the ID Card Replacement Request link in the my.binghamton.edu portal. A $20 fee will be applied to their student account for all replacement requests. Students must provide a government-issued photo ID to pick up their card.
  • Jobs
  • Late Nite
    Entertainment for everyone! And it's FREE for all current Binghamton University Students!

    Late Nite Cinema: This weekly series features popular pre-release films on Friday nights. These are double showings in the University Union Undergrounds Lounge with snacks provided!

    Late Nite Saturdays: On Saturdays we host large-scale events in and around the University Union. These events include escape rooms, outdoor movies, petting zoos, casino nights, carnivals and much, much more. Prizes given away at every event!

    For more information and complete calendar of events for the upcoming semester, visit the Late Nite web page!

  • Parking
    • Enter the campus via the main entrance from Vestal Parkway East/Route 434 on to Bartle Drive (campus map).

    • Follow signage to Lots F and F1 to check-in before going to your residence community.

    • After you have checked-in, move your vehicle to the designated unloading areas for your assigned residence hall. The vehicle must be moved as soon as it is unloaded. Lots M1, M2, M3 and M4 will be available for temporary parking of family vehicles (campus map).

    • All resident students, except freshmen, bringing their vehicle may park in any open (non-reserved) 24-hour lot (campus map). If you need a semester parking permit, purchase online at the TAPS portal.

    • A full list of TAPS updates and FAQs for the upcoming year can be found on the TAPS website.

  • Religious and spiritual needs

    The Binghamton University Interfaith Council (BUIC) is composed of various religious institutions and organizations from around the greater Binghamton area that have committed themselves to serving the religious and spiritual needs of the University community. BUIC includes campus ministers/faith leaders as well as established Student Association (SA) chartered faith-based clubs. The members of BUIC pledge to respect the diversity of religious experience while maintaining the integrity of their own beliefs. For more information and hours, visit the BUIC website.

  • Report a concern/campus safety

    If this is an emergency, contact the New York State University Police at Binghamton immediately at 911 (from a campus landline) or 607-777-2222 (from a cell phone or off campus). For a list of concerns and where to report them, visit the Report a Concern web page.

    Find all the University is doing to protect the safety of our students on the Campus Safety website.

    Safe Escort Program

    University Police will continue to provide walking escorts for anyone who does not feel safe walking on campus. This service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Students, faculty and staff can request a safe walking escort by calling University Police at 607-777-2393.

  • Residential Life

    Residential Life's Central Office and area offices will be open 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. during move-in weekend (Aug. 21–22) and during the semester. Find our contact information and locations, as well as our move-in guide on our website.

  • Student organizations

    Here's an easy way to learn about Student Association (SA) clubs and organizations: Mark your calendars for University Fest, happening 11 a.m.–3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021! This in-person event will give you the chance to explore a wide range of SA groups and organizations to get involved with. 

  • Student Transition and Success

    Student Transition and Success supports students' academic, personal and professional development as they transition through their Binghamton collegiate experience.

    Success Coaches support student learning

    Peer and professional Success Coaches support student learning through personalized one-on-one coaching appointments, workshops and access to virtual resources.

    Speaking Center

    The Speaking Center supports student development and success in public speaking and oral presentation preparation and delivery, providing quality peer-to-peer consulting to all Binghamton University students seeking oral presentation assistance and critique.

    Transfer Student Services

    Transfer Student Services is committed to assisting students prior to and during their transition into Binghamton University, and all the way through to their graduation day. After arriving to campus, transfer students are encouraged to use this office as a primary resource during their time at Binghamton, where they will find mentoring, advice and advocacy.

  • Transportation
    BC Transit
    • Upon arrival on Aug, 4, 2021, students can ride the county bus system, BC Transit, simply by swiping their Binghamton University ID card.
    • BC Transit runs throughout the local community, including several off-campus student housing areas and shopping areas such as Target (routes 47, 57), Walmart (47, 57), Oakdale Mall and Wegmans (17).
    • For additional information, visit the BC Transit website. For real-time updates of BC Transit buses, download the DoubleMap app to your phone.
    OCCT
    • The student-run bus company, Off Campus College Transport (OCCT), also provides service to students by swiping your ID. From Aug. 4–20, 2021, OCCT will only have service Monday–Friday running the Campus/ITC shuttle, which runs a continuous loop around the main campus and the adjacent ITC campus in Vestal.
    • From Aug. 21–23, 2021, OCCT will provide a limited service to the surrounding community, including student housing areas (Westside and DCL routes) and shopping centers (Oakdale and TSM).  
    • Starting the first day of classes, Tuesday Aug. 24, OCCT will resume their regular full service.  For full information on OCCT schedules, visit the OCCT website. For real time updates of OCCT buses, download the ETA SPOT app to your phone.
    Masks must be worn on buses

    Please keep in mind that, as of now, regulations do require passengers to wear masks on both BC Transit and OCCT buses.

  • The Union
    The Union hours: 

    Beginning Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, The Union's hours are:

    • Sunday: 10 a.m.–midnight
    • Monday–Thursday: 7 a.m.–midnight
    • Friday: 7 a.m.–1 a.m.
    • Sunday: 10 a.m.–1 a.m.
    Undergrounds Games: 

    The Undergrounds in The Union, a floor below the Tillman Lobby,  includes open space seating, seating in the Think Tank study room and seating in the Corner POD where a networked campus printer is located.

    For more information, visit The Union website.

  • Volunteer opportunities
    Center for Civic Engagement (CCE)
    Students can search the CCE's Service Listings for current volunteer opportunities or sign up for a weekly student newsletter to receive information about upcoming events, one-time and ongoing academic and service opportunities, scholarships, awards, voting and more!
    Contact

    Email cce@binghamton.edu or call 607-777-4287. CCE is located in UU-137.

B-Welcome

Celebrate the beginning of the semester with activities, tours, events and fun as we welcome all first-year, transfer, and returning students to campus! 

View the B-Welcome calendar.