The University Faculty Senate (UFS) Committee for Higher Education in the Prisons, established in 2010, is a consortium of faculty and staff across the City University of New York, coordinated through the University Faculty Senate.  Members support the educational aspirations of incarcerated men and women, and have volunteered their time for a number of projects, including:

  • Conferences and research on criminal Justice and reentry matters
  • Classes for incarcerated students
  • Assistance for re-entering students at CUNY

Please see the resource links for additional information.

Pedagogy, Programs, and Policies that
Support and Sustain Justice-Involved CUNY Students 

The symposium will be held Friday, May 3, 2019 at
Borough of Manhattan Community College, Fiterman Hall (245 Greenwich Street), 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
Submit your proposal by February 1st. 
 More information in the UFS  blog.

Co-sponsored by the UFS Committee on Higher Education in the Prisons.
Grant support from Trinity Church Wall Street.

Faculty interested in joining the UFS Committee on Higher Education in the Prisons may contact the Chair, Emily S. Tai.