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Hostos Wireless Network
The Hostos campus has wireless access throughout. If you have a wireless capable device, you can connect to the Internet via the HCC_Wireless network using your Hostos login name and password.
CUNY Portal: the gateway to all CUNY-wide resources!
ou activated your CUNY Portal account when you applied for admission and you should have used it at the time you registered for your classes. If you somehow missed this step or cannot remember your login, please go to http://www.cuny.edu/home/index.html
. Click on the Login link at the bottom of the left column of CUNY's main page or Login Help if you are having problems. Just follow the instructions. If you need some "hands-on" support with this process you can go to the Student Help Desk in the C-595 lab.
Many professors use an online support system, called Blackboard, for their classes. You will need to set up a Blackboard account to be able to access important course information. Once you have a CUNY Portal username and password, you can access Blackboard directly through a link on the CUNY Portal and all your courses which are using blackboard should show up automatically.
Hostos Reward Points
his program rewards you for becoming more engaged in your education by giving you "Reward Points" for important participation on campus, such as early bursaring, giving feedback on your professors and for attending workshops. Build up enough points and you’ll get automatic sweepstakes entries for great prizes. The more points, the more chances to win! Sign up today: http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/rewards
UNY Alert is a new emergency notification system that enables the University’s campuses to advise students, faculty and staff of an emergency (a severe hurricane or security situation, for example) and provide timely information to protect lives and minimize campus disruption. Sign up for this free service at https://www.hostos.cuny.edu/html/cunyalert.html