Student Life at the John Cardinal O'Connor Campus

Campus Ministry

Students can get involved in Campus Ministry by applying for the Faith-Based Community Service Internship, a service-learning project for credit. Interns assist the Office of Campus Ministry in its work of faith development, service, and peace and justice. For more information, contact campus representative Prenella Phillips at (718) 665-1310 or

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Community Service

Students can take part in Plunge Service Trips, during which they spend Spring Break completing a week of service with people in need. Past participants have traveled to Haiti, New York City after Hurricane Sandy, Missouri, Ecuador, and New Orleans.

Career Development

The Office of Career Development, located on the Main Campus, provides support to all students and alumni in choosing and advancing their careers. Career Development helps students develop effective study and life management skills; explore their areas of interest; create a career strategy; search for jobs effectively; and plan for graduate study.

CAREERlink is The College of New Rochelle's internship and job database for students and alumni. Current students can login using their CNR credentials.  Alumni can register for a new account.  Get connected with CAREERLink!

Counseling and Health Services

The Office of Counseling and Health Services is located on the New Rochelle campus in Angela Hall, First Floor. The Office can be reached at (914) 654-5311.  The Office is open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  The Office offers Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) vaccinations for all School of New Resources students on all campuses.

An immunization record is required to be on file in the Health Services Office. The primary purpose of this information is to assure that immunizations are current and to provide a historical basis for the provision of health care.   



The School of New Resources holds an annual Basketball Tournament for students from all campuses.


All students have access to the Wellness Center on the New Rochelle campus, which features a gymnasium with basketball and volleyball courts, a running track, fitness center, and competition-size swimming pool, and hosts classes and programs.