SUNY College of Optometry’s Open House
Thursday May 26th, 2011
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Please RSVP with your name and number of guests (limit of 2).
BY TRAIN OR BUS
If you arrive in New York City by train at Pennsylvania Station or by bus at the Port Authority Bus Terminal, a taxi to SUNY Optometry from any of these terminals would be approximately $8.00 plus tip.
The college is easily accessible by public transportation. It is located two blocks west of the 42nd Street Grand Central Station on the Lexington Avenue IRT #4 or #6 train, one block east of the 7th Avenue IRT #2, #3, #1, #9 and the BMT, N and R trains. It is directly across from the #7 Flushing Train and the 6th Avenue F train. The Port Authority Bus Terminal is a three block walk and the Pennsylvania Station is a 5 minute ride to the College.
From the Northwest (upstate New York), the New York State thruway (I-87 & I-287) lead to Manhattan’s east and west sides.
From the Northeast (MA, CT, etc.), the New England Thruway (I-95) also leads to the east and west sides.
From the West (NJ, PA), the Interstate 80 Expressway (I-80) leads to Manhattan via the George Washington Bridge.
From the South (NJ, MD, etc.), the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95) leads into the Holland Tunnel to lower Manhattan or the Lincoln Tunnel to Midtown Manhattan.
Parking garages are available and are as close as one-half block away on 43rd or 44th Streets between 5th and 6th Avenues. Parking for the morning is approximately $28.