Parking, Maps & Directions

Parking

Parking for all commencement events will be as follows:

Friday, May 17: Undergraduate Commencement
In their graduation packets available for pickup at their dean’s office, graduating students will receive one (1) parking pass for entry to a nearby parking lot on Friday, May 17 for Undergraduate Commencement. Please be sure to display your pass on the rearview mirror and follow the directions on that parking pass to access that parking lot. Manhattan College Public Safety will also be present at each lot to direct attendees.

Thursday, May 16: Spring Honors Convocation and Baccalaureate Mass
Parking will be available in the Broadway Garage, and at the direction of Public Safety, for all those attending the Spring Honors Convocation and the Baccalaureate Mass.

Wednesday, May 15: Spring Commencement
Parking will be available in the Broadway Garage, and at the direction of Public Safety, for all those attending Spring Commencement for graduate students and students in the School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

PLEASE NOTE: *Parking on Fieldston streets is prohibited by the Court of Appeals. Please be aware that if guests park on Fieldston streets, they will be ticketed and towed, and they will incur a retrieval cost.

Address & Maps

4513 Manhattan College Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10471

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Directions

Our campus is easily accessible from several major highways, as well as public transportation.

  • Driving Directions

    From Long Island

    Robert F. Kennedy Bridge (Triborough Bridge)

    • Follow signs to Major Deegan Expressway (I-87) North.
    • Exit at Van Cortlandt Park South, bear right off the ramp and bear right onto Broadway.
    • At second traffic light, turn left and then left again onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    Whitestone or Throgs Neck Bridge

    • Take Cross Bronx Expressway (I-95) to Major Deegan Expressway (I-87) North.
    • Exit at Van Cortlandt Park South, bear right off the ramp and bear right onto Broadway.
    • At second traffic light, turn left and then left again onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    From Upstate

    Saw Mill River Parkway/Henry Hudson Parkway

    • Exit at 246th Street.
    • Turn left at first traffic light, turn right onto Fieldston Road at circle and then turn left onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    New York State Thruway (I-87)

    • The Thruway South (I-87) becomes the Major Deegan Expressway.
    • Exit at Van Cortlandt Park South, turn right off ramp and bear right onto Broadway.
    • At second traffic light, turn left and then left again onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    From New Jersey

    George Washington Bridge

    • Take Henry Hudson Parkway North to 239th Street exit (no commercial vehicles).
    • At stop sign, proceed straight across intersection (monument on left), pass traffic light and bear right at fork onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    From Manhattan

    F.D.R. Drive

    • Take F.D.R. Drive to Major Deegan Expressway (I-87) North.
    • Exit at Van Cortlandt Park South, bear right off ramp and bear right onto Broadway.
    • At second traffic light, turn left and then left again onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    West Side Highway

    • Take West Side Highway to Henry Hudson Parkway North to W. 239th Street exit.
    • At stop sign, proceed straight across intersection (monument on left), pass traffic light and bear right at fork onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    From New England

    New England Thruway (I-95)

    • Take New England Thruway West to Cross Westchester Expressway, then onto New York State Thruway South.
    • Exit at Van Cortlandt Park South, turn right off ramp and bear right onto Broadway.
    • At second traffic light, turn left and then left again onto Manhattan College Parkway.

    From Airports

    JFK

    • Take Van Wyck Expressway North to Grand Central Parkway to Robert F. Kennedy Bridge (Triborough Bridge), and follow the Long Island directions (above).

    LaGuardia

    • Take Grand Central Parkway to Robert F. Kennedy Bridge (Triborough Bridge), and follow Long Island directions (above).

    Newark Liberty

    • Take N.J. Turnpike North to George Washington Bridge and follow the New Jersey directions (above).
  • Public Transportation

    MTA Subway

    • Take the 1 train to Van Cortlandt Park-242 Street (last stop).
    • Walk up the hill on W. 242nd Street to main gate on right.
    • For more information on subway schedules, visit mta.info.

    Metro North

    • Take the Hudson Line to Marble Hill.
    • Exit the Marble Hill station, cross Broadway and enter the 1 train subway station at 231st Street. Then follow the MTA Subway directions above.
    • For more information on train schedules, visit mta.info.

    MTA Bus

    • Bus routes near the College are the 7, 10 and 24, all of which stop at W. 239th Street and Riverdale Avenue.
    • For more information on city bus schedules, visit mta.info.

    Bus from New Jersery

    • Take bus to Port Authority Terminal at either W. 42nd Street or W. 178th Street.
    • Take the 1 train to Van Cortlandt Park-242 Street (last stop).
    • Walk up the hill on W. 242nd Street to main gate on right.