All decisions and guidelines for reopening Pratt’s campuses are dependent on City and State guidelines, the timing of New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s approval, and most of all, the continued unpredictable trajectory of the pandemic itself. 

New York State Guidelines

In June 2020, Governor Cuomo issued the New York State industry guidance and reopening plan, “Moving New York Forward.” Guidelines for institutions of higher education are outlined in Phase 4 of the plan. Learn more at