For directions to the ceremony by car, please see NYIT Locations - Old Westbury Campus.
Because of the large number of visitors for Commencement, on-campus parking is limited and normal traffic patterns DO NOT apply! Upon arrival to campus, please follow the directions of the Old Brookville police and the parking staff.
On-campus parking will be closed shortly after the Commencement ceremony begins. Guests who arrive after the campus parking lots are filled will be re-directed to the adjacent LIU Post campus on Northern Boulevard, just east of NYIT Old Westbury, and will be transported via shuttle bus to the main tent. Please allow yourself extra time for traffic delays and parking.
Shuttle service around campus, as well as from LlU Post campus, will be available. Staff will direct graduates and guests to the shuttle pick-up/drop-off locations. Some parking fields are within walking distance of the tents.
Complimentary round-trip shuttle service will be available between the Manhasset LIRR train station and NYIT's Old Westbury campus. Only trains arriving at the Manhasset LIRR train station from 7:30 – 10:30 a.m. will be met by a shuttle bus to campus. Anyone arriving after 10:30 a.m. will need to arrange for local cab service. Shuttle buses will depart the Old Westbury campus from noon – 2:30 p.m. for transportation to the Manhasset LIRR station.
Complimentary round-trip shuttle service will be available from the Manhattan campus on a first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited and you MUST sign up for this in advance. Please click here to reserve your spot on the bus. The bus will depart in front of 16 W. 61st. St., between Columbus and Broadway at 7:30 a.m. sharp. Please note: The last bus to leave from the Old Westbury campus back to the Manhattan campus after commencement will depart at 3 p.m. There may be wait times of one hour between bus departures.
Guests staying at the three preferred hotel locations in Manhattan: Six Columbus, The Hudson Hotel and The Empire Hotel, may join the complimentary round trip shuttle service provided from NYIT’s Manhattan campus to NYIT’s Old Westbury campus and back on the day of Commencement. These three hotels are within walking distance of the shuttle pick-up/drop-off at the Manhattan campus. Space is limited and you MUST make an advanced bus reservation. Please click here to reserve your spot on the bus.
The shuttles will depart in front of NYIT, 16 W. 61st. St., between Columbus and Broadway at 7:30 a.m. sharp. The last bus to leave from the Old Westbury campus back to the Manhattan campus after commencement will depart at 3 p.m. There may be wait times of one hour between bus departures.