College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York
 
  

Office of the Vice President for
Finance and Administration


Ira S. Persky
Vice President for Finance and Administration
Location: South Administration Building (1A), room 309
Phone: (718) 982.2240
Fax: (718) 982.2068
email: ira.persky@csi.cuny.edu

The Office of the Vice President for Finance and Administration supports the College's mission in a manner consistent with responsible fiscal and environmental stewardship.

Auxiliary Services
Auxiliary Services provides services to students, faculty and staff through the operation of the campus bookstore, Parking & DolphinCard Services, and food service including our Park Café restaurant, Bits and Bytes Café and Campus Center Cafeteria.

Business Office (Assistance Vice President for Finance and Budget)
Accounting and Reporting, Accounts Payable, Budget Management and Financial Planning, Bursar Services, Fiscal Systems and Part Time Payroll Services, Property Management, Purchasing and Contracts.

Center for the Arts (CFA)
The CFA manages the Springer Concert Hall (911 seats), the Williamson Theatre (442 seats), the Recital Hall (156 seats), and the Lecture Hall (143 seats) and holds all types of events–from dance and music recitals to graduations, benefits, concerts, festivals, public hearings, and CSI classes (usually larger, lecture based or dramatic, performing and creative arts courses).

College Budget Information
In this site you will find internal information, summaries and reports, CUNY Central Office bulletins and reports, and other relevant information to keep the College community informed of fiscal matters at CSI.

Campus Planning and Facilities Management
The College of Staten Island sits on 204 beautifully landscaped acres and is the largest college campus in New York City.  Campus Planning is charged with the planning, design, architectural specifications and cost estimating of the campus spaces.  Facilities Management is an integral part of the CSI College Community by creating and maintaining a safe, functional, and clean campus environment in support of educational excellence and achievement of the College’s mission and goals.

Design Services
The Office of Design Services is responsible for administering the College’s visual identity as it relates to publications, printed material, and advertising. The office designs and produces College publications, brochures, newsletters, annual reports, course catalogs, student handbooks, admissions marketing materials, business cards, letterhead, and posters.  Additionally, Design Services develop web graphics as well as electronic sign design concepts.

Office of Environmental Health and Safety
The College of Staten Island is committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all students, faculty and staff.  To that end, the College Environmental Health and Safety Office exists solely to serve the College community through regulatory compliance, laboratory safety, air quality and mold investigation and remediation, and accident investigation.

Operational Services
The Office of Operational Services is responsible for overseeing the operations of the College’s transportation, fleet management, printing and duplicating services, mailroom services, central receiving and copier maintenance.  The departments within Operational Services provide essential and valuable support with a commitment to excellent service for students, faculty and staff.

Public Safety
Ensuring the safety of the College community and the many visitors to the campus is the charge of the Public Safety Department, while striving to maintain the academic mission of the College.