Travel Info & Venue
The 91st ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium will be held at the historic campus of The City Colege of New York (CCNY). The main campus of The City College of New York is comprised of 36 tree-lined acres running from 133rd Street to 140th Street in Hamilton Heights, bounded by St. Nicholas Terrace and St. Nicholas Park on the east and Amsterdam Avenue on the west. It includes 13 College buildings at present, as well as the New York State Structural Biology Center and the two new state-of-the-art research buildings on South Campus. The College's beautiful original five buildings, designed by George Browne Post in the Neo-Gothic style, have landmark status.
Located in Hamilton Heights, CCNY is easily accessible by car and public transportaion.
From the West Side Highway: Exit at 125th Street.Cross Broadway and turn left onto Amsterdam Avenue.The College is at 138th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.
From the East Side: Take the FDR or the Triborough Bridge to Harlem River Drive.Exit at 135th Street.Continue to St. Nicholas Avenue and turn right, then left onto 141st Street.Turn left onto Convent Avenue.The campus begins at 140th Street and Convent Avenue
Take the IRT #1 local to 137th Street and Broadway.Walk up 138th Street three blocks to Convent Avenue.
Take the IND "A" or "D" express, or the "B" or "C" local to 145th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue, walk west one block to 145th Street and Convent Avenue, then south to 138th Street.The CCNY shuttle bus makes regular stops to this subway during the day.
Take the IRT #4 or#5 express or #6 local to 125th Street and Lexington Avenue.Change there for the M-100 or M-101 bus to Amsterdam Avenue and 138th Street.Walk east one block to Convent Avenue.
Take the Metro North to 125th Street and Park Avenue.Change there for the M-100 or M-101 bus to Amsterdam Avenue and 138th Street, walk east one block to Convent Avenue.
Take the M-4 or M-5 to Broadway and 137th Street.Walk up 138th Street three blocks to Convent Avenue.
Take the M-100 or M-101 to Amsterdam Avenue and 138th, walk east one block to Convent Avenue.
Take the M-101 to 135th and Amsterdam Avenue and walk north to 138th Street, then east one block to Convent Avenue.
Take the BX-19 to 145th and Convent Avenue, walk south on Convent Avenue to 138th Street.