The 31st Annual Stony Brook English Graduate Conference will be held in the Humanities Building, located in Stony Brook’s Main Campus.
Directions to Stony Brook’s Main Campus
Stony Brook University is situated on the north shore of Long Island in southeastern New York. We are approximately 60 miles east of New York City. There are a number of methods to travel to campus.
From New York City, take the Long Island Expressway (LIE, I-495) eastbound from the Queens Midtown Tunnel in Manhattan or the Throgs Neck Bridge or Whitestone Bridge in Queens to exit 62, and follow Nicolls Road (Route 97) north for 9 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the left (please see the campus map at the bottom of the page). To find the campus via GPS, enter the address “100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY 11790.”
Take the Long Island Railroad’s Port Jefferson line from Penn Station in Manhattan to Stony Brook. The LIRR station is at the north end of the campus (please see campus map at bottom of the page); bus service to the central campus is provided. Trains to and from Penn generally require transfers at Jamaica or Huntington. Hicksville is also a transfer point on some lines. Find schedule and fare information here.
Car ferries cross Long Island Sound at Bridgeport, Connecticut to Port Jefferson, Long Island. Take Route 25A west to Nicolls Road, and turn left on Nicolls. The University entrances are the first three intersections you come to. From New London, Connecticut to Orient Point, Long Island, take Route 25A west to Nicolls Road and proceed as above.
Long Island’s Islip-MacArthur Airport is 16 miles from the campus and is serviced by direct flights by major airlines and commuter lines.
New York City Area Airports (JFK, LaGuardia and Newark) are 50 miles to the west. From Kennedy Airport ,you may take the AirTrain to Jamaica Station and transfer to the LIRR for the train to Stony Brook (Port Jefferson line).
Driving directions to Stony Brook University from Islip-MacArthur Airport: Exit the airport and turn left onto Veterans Memorial Highway (Route 454 West). Merge onto Sunrise Highway (Route 27) and take the second exit onto Nicolls Road. Drive north for 12 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the left.
The 31st Annual Stony Brook English Graduate Conference will be held in the Humanities Building, located on our Main Campus. It is in walking distance from the Stony Brook LIRR train station and the on-campus hotel. Please refer to the map at the bottom of the page where you will find the Humanities Building circled in red.
- Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook Located on campus (please see campus map at the bottom of the page where this hotel is circled in red). 1 Circle Rd, Stony Brook, NY 11794, (631) 941-2980
- Holiday Inn Express Stony Brook 3131 Nesconset Hwy, Centereach, NY 11720, (631) 471-8000
- The Three Village Inn 150 Main St, Stony Brook, NY 11790, (631) 751-0555
Map of Campus
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*Directions from http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/iec/about/directions.html