Planning Your Visit

NYSID E 70 St building entrance

We encourage all prospective students to visit NYSID during their college search. A campus visit is the best way to experience the college’s culture and ask questions about our programs and community. Information sessions and tours are held throughout the year and are led by our admissions officers and students. To make an appointment, call the admissions Office at 212-472-1500 x205 or e-mail

Getting to NYSID

NYSID is located at 170 East 70th Street between Lexington and Third Avenues in Manhattan.

SUBWAY: Reaching NYSID by subway is fast and convenient. Trains are within walking distance of the College: No. 6 train, exit at 68th Street station or the F train to 63rd/Lexington Street station.

TRAIN: Via Pennsylvania Station/LIRR & Path trains: At Penn Station, take the E train (Queens bound) to Lexington Avenue station. Transfer to the no. 6 train (uptown) and exit at 68th Street station.

Via Grand Central Station: at Grand Central Station take the No. 6 train (uptown) to the 68th Street station.

BUS: For the North-South route following Third Avenue and Lexington Avenues, take the M101, M102, M103 (note: the M101 makes limited stops; the closest stops are east 67th Street and East 72nd Street).

For the East-West route along 72nd Street, take the M72. For the East-West route to East 68th Street, take the M66 to Lexington Avenue.

Our Graduate Center is located at 401 Park Avenue South at 28th Street. In order to enter this facility, an appointment must be scheduled.