School is located in Uris Hall, 3022 Broadway. You can enter the campus
through the main gates at 116th Street, or 117th Street gates during
Columbia is best reached by taking the 95th/96th Street exit of the
Henry Hudson Parkway (West Side Highway). Use the 95th Street off ramp
and turn left onto Riverside Drive. Proceed north to 116th Street. A
right turn at 116th Street leads you to the campus gate. The main campus
runs from West 114th Street to West 120th Street between Broadway and
reach the Henry Hudson Parkway:
From the North -
(1) New York Thruway (Route 87) to Cross Bronx Expressway in the direction
of the George Washington Bridge. Bear right as you approach the bridge
and take the exit for the Henry Hudson Parkway south.
(2) New England Thruway (I-95) becomes the Cross Bronx Expressway. Proceed
(3) Saw Mill River Parkway south or Cross County Parkway west to Henry
Hudson Parkway south.
From the West -
New Jersey Turnpike (I-95) north or I-80 east to George Washington Bridge.
Follow signs as you cross bridge to exit for Henry Hudson Parkway south.
Train or Bus:
Train and bus service arrive at New York's Grand Central Station, Pennsylvania
Station, or Port Authority Bus Terminal where a visitor can take either
public transportation or a taxi north to the campus.
La Guardia is the closest airport to the city and is about a $15 taxi
fare to the campus. For those coming into John F. Kennedy or Newark
airports, bus service is available to either the East Side Terminal
or Port Authority Bus Terminal. Taxi Service is available from these
two airports, but it is expensive.
Four bus lines (M4, M11, M5, M104) and two subways (the Broadway IRT
#1 and #9 locals) serve the Columbia/Morningside Heights area. If you
find yourself on the Broadway IRT #2 express or #3 express, be certain
to change to a #1 or #9 local train at 96th Street. The Columbia University
stop is 116th street.