Published March 17, 2020; 7:20 a.m.

Hilbert College Plans to Transition Campus Offices to Remote Work

- All offices will be instructed to stay off campus through at least March 29 -

HAMBURG, N.Y. – Hilbert College announced today that all campus offices, that are able, will transition to remote work.  Effective Thursday, March 19, and through March 29, only essential faculty and staff should report to the Hilbert campus.  Senior Staff will determine essential personnel and advise employees.  The college’s Hamburg campus will not allow access for employees, students, and community members during this time.

“Our primary focus continues to be the health and wellness of our community,” Hilbert President Dr. Michael Brophy said.  “We are confident we can continue our college operations during this time period.  I am extremely grateful for the Hilbert community’s commitment to the college and to our students during this stressful time.”

The Hilbert College switchboard – 716-649-7900 – will be answered, remotely, by an operator. In order to expedite any immediate questions, please refer to the FAQ page located on this page.  If you have and additional questions regarding academics, student life, college operations, or other areas please submit your question via the form also located on this page.  This online system will be the most efficient method to answer as many questions as quickly as possible.

“We truly appreciate the community’s patience and understanding, in the Franciscan tradition, as we navigate this rapidly-evolving situation,” Dr. Brophy said.