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About Student Affairs at SVA

Welcome to our community at the School of Visual Arts.  SVA is an inclusive and compassionate community, where all are welcome regardless of nationality, religion, race, sexual orientation - ALL ARE WELCOME!

Student Affairs at SVA includes the offices of Disability Resources, Student Health and Counseling Services, Residence Life, and Student Engagement and Leadership.  Student Affairs promotes student involvement within the College and beyond, offering support resources and programs designed to enhance the co-curricular college environment throughout the academic year. 

Starting with Orientation week, Student Affairs aims to create an experience that is both relevant and exciting for the student body to participate in; all the while utilizing the infinite opportunities New York City has to offer. 

Bill Martino, Director of Student Affairs

Maria McCune, Associate Director of Student Affairs

General Inquiries
Phone: 212 592 2214

340 East 24th Street, NY NY 10010; Main Floor

Voter Registration Information

Information about NYC elections is regularly updated at:

The next general election for NY state will take place on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.  New registrations must be completed by Friday, October 11, 2019.

Registering to vote is a great way to become an active member of your NYC/NY State communities!  Below are links to assist you with participating in NY state elections:

NEW! - Early voting (where and when to do it)

      NY State residents must be registered to vote in order to participate in early voting.

Confirm your polling location (where you vote) and voter registration status (am I registered?)

New York State Voter Registration Form

New York State Online Voter Registration Link

New York State Absentee Ballot Request Form

Find out when the next election will be and whats on your ballot

Registered voters can participate in local and state elections.  Information about registration deadlines can be found here.  The Student Voting Guide for New York provides access to general resources. 

Other voting resources
Voter registration confirmation, and general resources (Rock the Vote)

Voter registration information by state, and general resources

NYC Board of Elections Website

Voter registration form (Connecticut)

Voter registration form (New Jersey)

Requesting Absentee Ballot for US Citizen living abroad/while abroad

Absentee ballot request and voter registration services for ALL U.S. voters in ALL states, at home and abroad, including Military status resources

Civic Engagement Resources
  • provides contact information for government agencies and representatives at the local and federal levels, as well as information regarding active initiatives.  The site provides detailed information and suggested scripts on points for consideration, so sharing your concerns and opinions is quick and easy.  You can filter active issues by location as well.

School of Visual Arts | 209 East 23 Street, NY, NY 10010-3994 | Tel: 212.592.2000 | Fax: 212.725.3587