CSI St. George is Currently Closed for Classes & In-Person Student Services

As of Monday, March 23, 2020, CSI St. George will be closed to all student, faculty, & staff traffic. This is consistent with Governor Cuomo's Executive Order. However, our Student Services Center will work remotely to continue to provide support and assistance with Academic Advisement, Financial Aid/Billing, Registration, etc., via telephone & Web-Conferencing. Please review the information below for the appropriate contact person for your needs.

The telephone numbers listed are Google Voice numbers. These will be active during the listed Availability. All other times, please leave a message or contact us via the designated email/s. Please include your FULL NAME, EMPLID or DATE OF BIRTH, and what SERVICE/ASSISTANCE you require.

We look forward to continuing our efforts to serve the College of Staten Island Island community, and appreciate your patience and understanding as we adapt to these new circumstances  

Mario D'Alessandro, Director of CSI St. George:

  • Availability: Monday-Wednesday: 9am-5pm; Thursday: 9:00am-7:00pm; Fri: 10am-4pm; 
  • Services: Academic Advisement, Student Concerns, General Inquiries, Admissions Information, Faculty Support;
  • Google Voice Phone: 347.395.5682; 
  • Email: mario.dalessandro@csi.cuny.edu 

Christine Cohen, Student Support Specialist:

  • Availability: Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm; 
  • Services: Financial Aid/Billing, General Inquiries, Appointment Scheduling;
  • Google Voice Phone: 347.403.9484;
  • Email: christine.cohen@csi.cuny.edu

Crystal Deosaran, Student Services Specialist:

  • Availability: Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm; 
  • Services: Advisement, Financial Aid/Billing, General Inquiries; 
  • Google Voice Phone: 347.395.6461;
  • Email: crystal.deosaran@csi.cuny.edu

Julio Valerio, IT Associate, CSI St. George Helpdesk:

  • Availability: Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm; 
  • Services: Blackboard Collaborate support, FLAS password reset; 
  • Google Voice Phone: 516.350.8342;
  • Email: julio.valerio@csi.cuny.edu

All other in-person services listed below, including access to our computer lab, are no longer available for the Spring 2020 term. 

    Additional CSI St. George Student Support Services


    CSI St. George IT Services Helpdesk, Rm. 101

    In-Person Services are not available at CSI St. George Until Further Notice

    Information Techology Specialists are available to assist students, faculty, and staff with all technology related needs, including tudent account/WiFi Login, password resetting, IDs, Printing/DolphinCard Balances, and other general technical assistance. These Specialisits also assist faculty with their Media Services needs and arrange for reservation of the Computer Lab and Classroom Laptop Delivery.
    Information Technology Services Helpdesk*

    For assistance outside of these listed times please contact the ITS HelpDesk by calling 718.982.2793 or emailing helpdesk@csi.cuny.edu.
    *Hours are subject to change when classes are not in session. Please refer to the Academic Calendar. 

    CSI St. George Open Computer Lab Schedule, rm. 106

    In-Person Services are not available at CSI St. George Until Further Notice

    The Open Computer Lab at CSI St. George provides access to 32 desktop computers and a printer. The below schedule is subject to Change. The lab may become unavailable if reserved for a special event, class, or workshop. Please call 718.982.2793 or 718.982.2794 for details. Open computers are also available in the Student Lounge Area. 


    *Lab availability is subject to change. Open computer stations are always available in the Student Lounge.

    *Hours are subject to change when classes are not in session. Please refer to the Academic Calendar. 

    Academic Support/Tutoring @ CSI St. George, rm. 110

    In-Person Services are not available at CSI St. George Until Further Notice

    Academic Support Services/Tutoring is available at CSI St. George for Spring 2020 on the following days & times in Room 110: 

    Room 110 may also be used for Quiet Study & Study Groups. Any students wishing to convene a Peer Study Group should speak to the Director, Mario D'Alessandro, in rm. 101 to reserve a meeting space. 

    *Hours & availability of tutors and of Rm. 110 are subject to change based on the Academic Calendar/Event Scheduling. Tutors may not be available when classes are not in session.

    Tutoring on the Main CSI Willowbrook Campus: Please visit the Office of Academic Support’s website for a complete Tutoring Schedule for the campus, as well as a listing of Special Workshops and Additional Study Centers: www.csi.cuny.edu/students/academic-assistance/tutoring

    Center for Student Accessibility Support @ CSI St. George

    In-Person Services are not available at CSI St. George Until Further Notice

    The mission of the Center for Student Accessibility (CSA) is to promote equal-access to academic and co-curricular programming for students with disabilities. Through the provision of reasonable accommodations and robust student support programming, students receive individualized services to reach their potential within a higher education setting. We are pleased to announce that CSA will now offer continuous part-time coverage at CSI St. George.

    CSA Counselor: Nora Shvartsberg.
    Phone: 718.982-2741; Email: Nora.Shvartsberg@csi.cuny.edu


    Ms. Shvartsberg's Office Schedule:

    • Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm;
    • Tuesdays: 9:00am - 3:00pm;
    • Wednesday: 9:00am - 4:00pm.


    CSI St. George Testing Accomodation Request Form:  www.csi.cuny.edu/sites/default/files/pdf/csa/TestAccommodationFormStGeorge.pdf.

    For additional information regarding CSA Services & Support, please visit: https://www.csi.cuny.edu/campus-life/student-services/center-student-accessibility

    For any additional questions or concerns, including outside of the above listed availability, please call the Center for Student Accessibility directly at 718.982.2510 or CSA@csi.cuny.edu