The Baruch College Faculty Handbook

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Abbreviations, acronyms, names of venues, shorthand references, programs etc.

Last updated on 5/9/12

One Bernard Baruch Way AKA Newman Vertical Campus, 25th Street between Lexington and 3rd Avenues

3rd Floor Lounge 135 East 22nd Street, 3rd floor (AKA Administrative Lounge, Administrative Center Classroom)

4 North 17 Lexington Ave., 4th floor

4 South 17 Lexington Ave., 4th floor

5 South 17 Lexington Ave., 5th floor


A Building 17 Lexington Ave. (SE corner, 23rd Street)

Administration Building 135 East 22nd Street

Administrative Center Classroom 135 East 22nd Street, 3rd floor (AKA Administrative Lounge, 3rd Floor Lounge)

Administrative Lounge 135 East 22nd Street, 3rd floor (AKA Administrative Center Classroom, 3rd Floor Lounge)

Annex 137 East 25th Street

ARC Athletic Recreation Complex (NVC, B-levels)

B Building AKA Newman Vertical Campus, One Bernard Baruch Way/55 Lexington Ave (between 24th and 25th Streets)

BARFIT Bursar, Accounts Receivable, Finance, Information Technology
Barbara Kent Plaza Plaza outside the 25th Street entrance to the NVC
Baruch Survey Research Unit

BCAA Baruch College Alumni Association

BCCHS Baruch College Campus High School

BCF Baruch College Fund

BCTC Baruch Computing and Technology Center

Bernard L. Schwartz Communication Institute 137 East 25th Street, 3rd floor

Bernie West Theatre 17 Lexington Ave., 9th floor

Bert and Sandy Wasserman Trading Floor 151 East 25th Street, 1st floor

BLSCI Bernard L. Schwartz Communication Institute, 137 East 25th Street, 3rd floor
BOSS Baruch Online Student System
BPAC Baruch Performing Arts Center, NVC, B-2 and B-3

C Building 137 East 22nd Street (Newman Hall)

CA College Advancement

CAA Cumulative Academic Average

CAO Center for Advisement and Orientation

CAPS Continuing and Professional Studies

CCI Center for Corporate Integrity

CCVIP Computer Center for Visually Impaired People

Center for Educational Leadership

Center for Innovation and Leadership in Government

Center for the Study of Business and Government

Center on Equality, Pluralism and Policy

CIS Department of Computer Information Systems
CLA Collegiate Learning Assessment

COPS Council of Presidents (CUNY-wide)

CPE CUNY Proficiency Exam

CUPS City University Personnel System

CUNY City University of New York

CUTRA – CUNY Tuition Reimbursable Account

D Building 135 East 22nd Street

ECP Executive Compensation Plan

Eli and Claire Mason Seminar Room 135 East 22nd Street, 3rd floor

EMT Emergency Management Team

Engelman Recital Hall entrance on B-2 of NVC

EOC Executives on Campus

ESIMS Electronic Student Information Management System

Faculty Lounge   17 Lexington Ave., 2nd floor (Room 215)

Faculty/Staff Lounge NVC 14-290; 17 Lex, Room 215

FPA Department of Fine and Performing Arts

GAF Graduate Adjunct Fellow

GPA – Grade Point Average

GTF Graduate Teaching Fellow

H Building 151 East 25th Street

Honors Lounge 17 Lexington Ave., 9th floor
HRPP Human Research Protections Program

IR Institional Research
IRB Institutional Reviw Board

J Building 137 East 25th Street (AKA the Annex)

Jewish Resource Center

Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship and Small Business NVC, 2nd floor

Marble Lounge 137 East 22nd Street, 2nd floor

Mason Hall 17 Lexington Ave., 1st floor

Mason Seminar Room 135 East 22nd Street, 3rd floor

MSILR Master of Science in Industrial and Labor Relations

Nagelberg Theatre – (Rose Nagelberg Theatre) entrances on B-2 and B-3 of NVC

Nallin Recital Hall 17 Lexington Ave., 12th floor

Newman Conference Center 151 East 25th Street, 7th floor

Newman Hall 137 East 22nd Street

Newman Library 151 East 25th Street

NVC – Newman Vertical Campus, One Bernard Baruch Way/55 Lexington Ave (between 24th and 25th Streets)

Oakroom 137 East 22nd Street, 2nd floor

PAF Personnel Action Form (two versions: tax levy and BCF)

PAF Public Affairs courses

PCR/President's and Provost's Conference Room 135 East 22nd Street, D-705

PSC Professional Staff Congress

RF CUNY Research Foundation

Rose Nagelberg Theatre entrances on B-2 and B-3 of NVC

SACC Student Academic Consulting Center

SEEK Search for Education, Elevation, and Knowledge

SFSC   Subotnick Financial Services Center

Sidney Mishkin Art Gallery 135 East 22nd Street, 1st floor

SIMS Student Information Management System

Skylight Room 17 Lexington Ave., 3rd floor

SPA School of Public Affairs

SPAR Sponsored Programs and Research

Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute   137 East 22nd Street

Subotnick Financial Services Center 151 East 25th Street, 1st floor

VC [Newman] Vertical Campus, One Bernard Baruch Way/55 Lexington Ave (between 24th and 25th Streets)

Weissman Center for International Business 137 East 25th Street, 8th floor

WSAS Weissman School of Arts and Sciences

ZBUS Zicklin School of Business

ZSB Zicklin School of Business

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