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Long Island

NYIT's Long Island campus is located on Northern Boulevard, east of Glen Cove Road and west of Route 107.

By Car

  1. From New York City and points west via the Long Island Expressway (I-495): Take the LIE east to Exit 39, Glen Cove Road. From the exit ramp, turn left onto Glen Cove Road and travel north for 2 miles. Turn right on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) and go 1.2 miles to the Long Island campus entrance, on the right at the third traffic light. Upon entering the campus, take the first right to view a large-scale campus map.
  2. From New York City and points west via the Northern State Parkway: Take the Northern State Parkway to Exit 31, Glen Cove Road. From the exit ramp, turn left onto Glen Cove Road and travel north for approximately 4 miles. Turn right on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) and go 1.2 miles to the Long Island campus entrance, on the right at the third traffic light. Upon entering the campus, take the first right to view a large-scale campus map.
  3. From southern Queens or Brooklyn From southern Queens and Brooklyn: Take the Cross-Island Parkway, the Clearview Expressway, or the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway north to the Long Island Expressway (I-495) east. Follow the directions for east from New York City and points west via the Long Island Expressway.
  4. From Suffolk County via the Long Island Expressway (I-495): Take the LIE west to Exit 41N, Route 106/107 North. From the exit ramp, turn right onto Route 106/107. After approximately one half-mile, bear left on Route 107. Travel north on Route 107 for 3 miles. Turn left onto Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). The Long Island campus entrance is on the left at the fourth traffic light. Upon entering the campus, take the first right to view a large-scale campus map.
  5. From Suffolk County via the Northern State Parkway: Take the Northern State Parkway west to Exit 35N, Route 106/107 North. From the exit ramp, turn right onto Route 106/107, heading north. After approximately three-quarters of a mile, bear left on Route 107. Travel north on Route 107 for 3 miles. Turn left at Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). The Long Island campus entrance is on the left at the fourth traffic light. Upon entering the campus, take the first right to view a large- scale campus map.
  6. From southern Nassau or Suffolk Counties: Take the Meadowbrook Parkway or Wantagh Parkway north to the Northern State Parkway. Take the Northern State Parkway west to Exit 31, Glen Cove Road. At the traffic light, turn left, heading north. Travel north on Glen Cove Road for approximately 4 miles. Turn right on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) and travel 1.2 miles to the Long Island campus entrance, on the right at the third traffic light. Upon entering the campus, take the first right to view a large-scale campus map. Or, take the Wantagh Parkway or the Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway (Route 135) north to the Long Island Expressway (I-495). Then follow the directions for west from Suffolk County via the Long Island Expressway.
  7. From the Bronx, Westchester and Points North: Take the Throgs Neck Bridge to the Cross-Island Expressway south. Exit to eastbound Long Island Expressway (I-495), Then follow the directions for east from New York City and points west via the Long Island Expressway.

By Train

The Long Island Rail Road operates out of Pennsylvania Station in Manhattan, Flatbush Avenue Station in Brooklyn, and Jamaica Station in Queens. Visitors traveling to Long Island can take a train to Manhasset (Port Washington branch) or Hicksville (Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma branches) and take a campus shuttle (see schedule at nyit.edu/lirr) or Long Island Bus N20 to campus (weekdays only). From other Long Island train stations, transfer at Jamaica or Mineola to reach Greenvale station (Oyster Bay branch), and take a taxi to campus. For more information, call 718.217.5477 or see the LIRR website for a complete system map, fares, and schedules. Amtrak trains arrive/depart from Pennsylvania Station (see above). For more information, call 800.USA.RAIL or visit the Amtrak website.

By Bus

The N20 bus travels via Northern Boulevard from Main Street in Flushing, Queens, to Route 107 in Greenvale, then via 107 to the Long Island Rail Road station in Hicksville, Nassau County. The bus stops at the Long Island campus at regularly scheduled intervals on weekdays only. Call 516.228.4000 or visit the Long Island Bus Website for fare and schedule information.

From Local Airports

  1. From JFK International Airport: Take the Belt Parkway east to the Cross Island Parkway north. From there, follow the driving directions from southern Queens and Brooklyn. For detailed maps, directions, and information about public transportation, visit the John F. Kennedy International Airport website.
  2. From LaGuardia Airport: Take the Grand Central Parkway east, which becomes the Northern State Parkway in Nassau County. Follow the directions from New York City and points west via the Northern State Parkway. For detailed maps, directions, and information about public transportation, visit the LaGuardia Airport website.
  3. From Long Island MacArthur Airport: Take the Southern State Parkway west to the Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway (Route 135) north. From there, follow the directions from Suffolk County via the Long Island Expressway. For maps, directions, and information about public transportation, visit the MacArthur Airport website.

New York City

The main entrance of NYIT's New York City campus is housed in four buildings on Broadway and West 61st St., between 60th and 61st Streets, just north of Columbus Circle. The Enrollment Services Center is located at 16 West 61st St., at the corner of Broadway. Public transportation and taxis are recommended, due to the lack of parking and difficulty of driving in Manhattan.

Parking

If on-street parking is unavailable, at least three nearby parking garages offer NYIT discounted rates. Parking vouchers must be validated at the security desk of the New York City campus to receive the discounted rate.

  1. Prior Parking, 40 West 61st St., between Broadway and Ninth Avenue, 212.245.9594
  2. Regent Garage, 45 West 61st St., between Broadway and Ninth Avenue, 212.245.9594
  3. Manhattan Parking System Mack Parking, 345 West 58th Street, 212.582.7110

By Subway/Train

The Eighth Avenue (A, C, and E trains) and Broadway (1 and 9 trains) lines stop throughout the day at Columbus Circle, a half-block south of the New York City campus entrance. They stop at Pennsylvania Station for those traveling into Manhattan via the Long Island Rail Road, Amtrak, or New Jersey Transit. For those arriving at Grand Central Station via Metro North Railroad, take the No. 7 train or the S train (Grand Central-Times Square shuttle) to Times Square-42nd Street and transfer to an A,C,E, 1, or 9 uptown train. Visit the New York City Transit's website for detailed maps, fares, and other information.

By Bus

The 57th Street and 66th Street cross-town buses stop at Broadway. The New York City campus entrance is three blocks north of 57th Street and five blocks south of 66th Street. The Broadway bus stops at the corner of Broadway and 60th Street. Visit the New York City Transit website for detailed maps, fares, and other information.

From Local Airports

  1. From JFK International Airport: Take the Van Wyck Expressway (I-678) north to the Long Island Expressway (I-495) west. Take the LIE to the Queens Midtown Tunnel into Manhattan and follow signs uptown. For maps, directions, and information about public transportation, including the AirTrain, visit the airport website.
  2. From LaGuardia Airport: take the Grand Central Parkway west to the Triborough Bridge into Manhattan. Take the FDR Drive south to the 59th Street exit and travel west on 59th Street. For detailed maps, directions, and information about public transportation, visit the airport website.
  3. From Newark Liberty International Airport: Take Route 178 east toward the New Jersey Turnpike. Take 1-95 North exit toward Exits 15E-18E/Lincoln Tunnel. Take Exit 16 onto Route 495 eastbound through the Lincoln Tunnel. Follow signs uptown. For detailed maps, directions, and information about public transportation, including the AirTrain, visit the airport website.

Central Islip

NYIT's Central Islip site is located on Carleton Avenue (County Road 17), just south of East Suffolk Avenue.

By Car

  1. From New York City and points west via the Long Island Expressway (I-495): Take the LIE east to Exit 56, Route 111. From the exit ramp, turn right at the first traffic light onto Route 111. Bear to the left (south) onto Wheeler Road/County Road 17, which will become Carleton Avenue. Travel south on Carleton Avenue for approximately 2.5 miles and turn left into the site entrance.
  2. From New York City and points west via the Southern State Parkway: Take the Southern State Parkway east to Exit 43A, Central Islip. From the exit ramp, bear to the right (north) onto Carleton Avenue/County Road 17. Travel approximately one mile and turn right into the site entrance.
  3. From points east via the Long Island Expressway (I-495): Take the LIE west to Exit 56, Route 111. From the exit ramp, turn right at the first traffic light onto Route 111. Bear to the left (south) onto Wheeler Road/County Road 17, which will become Carleton Avenue. Travel south on Carleton Avenue for approximately 2.5 miles and turn left into the site entrance.
  4. From points east via Sunrise Highway: Take Sunrise Highway (Route 27) to the Carleton Avenue North exit. From the exit ramp, bear right (north) onto Carleton Avenue/County Road 17. Travel approximately one mile and turn right into the site entrance.

By Train

The Long Island Rail Road operates out of Pennsylvania Station in Manhattan, Flatbush Avenue Station in Brooklyn, and Jamaica Station in Queens. Visitors should take a train to the Central Islip station (Ronkonkoma branch) and take a taxi or walk west on Suffolk Avenue, then south on Carleton Avenue to the site (approximately one mile). From other Long Island train stations, transfer at Jamaica. See the LIRR website for a complete system map, fares, and schedules. Amtrak trains arrive/depart from Pennsylvania Station (see above). For more information, call 800.USA.RAIL or visit the Amtrak website.

By Bus

The 3C bus travels between the Central Islip court buildings and the South Shore Mall in Bay Shore. The bus stops at the Central Islip site at regularly scheduled intervals. Call 631.852.5200 or visit the Suffolk County Bus website for fare and schedule information.

From Local Airports

  1. From JFK International Airport: Take the Belt Parkway east to the Southern State Parkway east to Exit 43A, Central Islip. From the exit ramp, bear to the right (north) onto Carleton Avenue/County Road 17. Travel approximately one mile and turn right into the site entrance. For detailed maps, directions, and information about public transportation, visit the JFK International Airport website.
  2. From LaGuardia Airport: Take the Grand Central Parkway east to the Long Island Expressway (I-495) east to Exit 56, Route 111. From the exit ramp, turn right at the first traffic light onto Route 111. Bear to the left (south) onto Wheeler Road/County Road 17, which will become Carleton Avenue and travel south on Carleton Avenue for approximately 2.5 miles. Turn left into the site entrance. For detailed maps, directions and information about public transportation visit the LaGuardia Airport website.
  3. From Long Island MacArthur Airport: Follow the signs to Johnson Avenue. Take Johnson Avenue to Sunrise Highway (Route 27) west. Take Sunrise Highway to the Southern State Parkway west. Take Southern Parkway to exit 43A north (Carleton Avenue/County Road 17). Travel approximately one mile and turn right into the site entrance. For detailed maps, directions and information about public transportation visit the MacArthur Airport website.