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Area Information - New York, Manhattan, NY

at New York Institute of Technology

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Tel: 1(212) 431-9330
E-mail: nym@ELS.edu

  • Located in the exciting Upper West Side of Manhattan on the New York Institute of Technology campus
  • World class dining, shopping, nightlife, culture
  • Short subway ride to Empire State Building, Central Park, Wall Street, MOMA, the Met, and so much more


Area Description

New York City is home to The Empire State Building, Central Park, the Top of the Rock Observation Deck, Times Square, Statue of Liberty, Chinatown, Little Italy, Greenwich Village, Soho, Tribeca and Wall Street.

Area Attractions

  • Empire State Building
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Central Park
  • Wall Street
  • The United Nations
  • The Metropolitan Museum
  • Yankee Stadium

Distances to Key Locations (from ELS Center)

Housing Options: Minutes Method
Homestays in the area (Homestay) Up to 45 Walk/Bike/Subway/Car
Local Places:    
Airport 45/45/45 Train/Bus/Car
Bank 5/10/5 Walk/Subway/Car
 Downtown Area 5/5/5 Walk/Bike/Bus
 Post Office 10/10/10 Walk/Subway/Car
 Restaurants 5/5/5 Walk/Subway/Car
 Shopping Mall/Outlet 35/20/15 Bike/Bus/Car
 Supermarket 5/5/5 Walk/Bike/Subway
Pharmacy 5/5/5 Walk/Bike/Subway
Sports Stadium 60/45/45 Bike/Subway/Bus
Public Transportation 5/5/5 Walk/Subway/Car
Other Nearby Cities:    
Philadelphia, PA 80/120/120 Train/Bus/Car
Boston, MA 220/240 Train/Bus/Car

Local Transportation

Bus, subway, and train information: http://www.mta.info

Recommended Hotels

Hampton Inn Manhattan-SoHo
54 Watts St.
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212.226.6288

Hilton Garden Inn
39 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212.966.4091

Hotel Sheraton Tribeca
370 Canal Street
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212.966.3400