Announced Closures of  New York Degree-Granting Institutions

The following degree-granting institutions have announced that they have ceased enrolling new students, will teach-out programs for currently enrolled students, and then close:

  • The Art Institute of New York City – expected date of closure:  2017

  • Briarcliffe College (Bethpage and Patchogue) – expected date of closure: 2018

Upon closure of these institutions, information about where student records will be maintained will be posted on this web site.

Other Resources


    Supported by the U.S. Department of Education, this resource offers help to students affected by college closures. Students can use the site to contact experienced financial aid and academic counselors for guidance about how to continue their studies.


Last Updated: March 13, 2017