The 2016 LACUNY Institute will be held at Brooklyn College in the Student Campus Center on May 20th, 2016.
The Student Center is located on Campus Road between Amersfort Place and E 27th Street. Please use the East entrance near Amersfort Place. Note: if you are a CUNY student, faculty, or staff member, you will need your CUNY ID to get in. If you are not affiliated with CUNY, you must bring a photo ID to get in.
Directions to Brooklyn College
E 27th St at Campus Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11210 https://goo.gl/maps/FsZUMuFUSx52
Directions by Train:
Take the 2 or 5 train to Brooklyn College/Flatbush Avenue (it’s the last stop).Exit at the middle of the platform (Nostrand and Flatbush). Walk west on Hillel Place towards Campus Road. Make a right onto Campus Road. The Student Center is located on Campus Road between Amersfort Place and E 27th Street. Please use the East entrance near Amersfort Place.
If coming from Manhattan on the Q train, get off at Avenue J. From Avenue J and E 16th Street take the B6 or B11 bus toward Flatbush. Get off the bus at the corner of Bedford Avenue and Campus Road, in front of Midwood High School. After exiting the bus, make a left onto Campus Road and walk two blocks. You will walk against the direction of traffic on this one-way street. The Student Center is located on Campus Road between Amersfort Place and East 27th Street. Please use the East entrance near Amersfort Place.
If coming from Brighton Beach on the Q train, get off at Avenue H and walk East along Avenue H in the direction of Ocean Avenue. Cross Ocean Avenue and walk around campus along Campus Road. You will pass by the football field and the James Hall, which will be on your right. Cross Bedford Avenue and continue walking along Campus Road past E 27th St. Across the street on your left you will see the Student Center building. The Student Center is located on Campus Road between Amersfort Place and E 27th Street. Please use the East entrance near Amersfort Place.
Directions by Bus:
Take the B41, B44, B6, B11, or Green Bus Line Q35 to the intersection of Nostrand and Flatbush Avenue. Walk west on Hillel Place towards Campus Road. Make a right onto Campus Road. The Student Center is located on Campus Road between Amersfort Place and E 27th Street. Please, use the East entrance near Amersfort Place.
Directions by Car:
From Manhattan or the Bronx: Take the Brooklyn Bridge to Boerum Place/Ct Square. Continue to follow Boerum Place. Turn left at Atlantic Avenue. Take a slight right at Flatbush Avenue. Turn right at Hillel Place, the right onto Campus Road. You will come to the fork in the road between Campus Road and Amersfort Place, the building at the fork is the Student Center.
Alternate route from Manhattan or the Bronx: Take the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to Exit 24 – Prospect Expressway. Prospect Expressway becomes Ocean Parkway. Follow Ocean Parkway and turn left onto Foster Avenue. From Foster Avenue you can either turn right at Flatbush Avenue and then follow the directions above OR turn right at Bedford Avenue and look for parking along Bedford Avenue somewhere between Foster Avenue and Avenue J.
From Queens take the Belt Parkway West; from Staten Island take the Verrazano Bridge to the Belt Parkway East. Exit the Belt Parkway at 11N – Flatbush Avenue North. Follow Flatbush Avenue and turn left onto Avenue H. Avenue H will turn into Campus Road.
Brooklyn College has no parking lot for students or guests. If you are driving, please, keep in mind finding parking can be difficult. Arrive 15-20 minutes early and expect to park a few blocks away from campus and walk to the Student Center.
There are 6-hour metered spots all along Campus Road, but it is nearly impossible to get one of these spots after 8:30am. Your best bet for free street parking is Bedford Avenue anywhere between Foster Avenue and Avenue J. You can also try parking on one of the side streets around campus, but check the signs and be mindful of alternate side parking regulations.
Commercial parking lots:
The closest parking lot is located on Nostrand Avenue between Avenue H and Flatbush Junction (intersection of Nostrand Ave, Flatbush Ave, and Hillel Pl). The price for all-day parking is about $8, but you have to check what time they plan to close, as they often close up shop between 5 and 7pm.
The Target shopping center has a parking lot; the price depends on the number of hours in the lot. Enter the lot at Nostrand Ave between Avenue I and Avenue H (you should be heading north from Avenue I in order for the Target parking lot entrance to be on the right of your car).