Mount Vernon

About the Mount Vernon Extension Center

Westchester Community College’s Mount Vernon Extension Center is located at 17 S. Fifth Avenue in downtown Mount Vernon, a short walk from City Hall.  Equipped with smart technology classrooms, a comfortable student lounge, spacious computer labs and a large lecture hall, the Center offers students a wide range of courses in General Education, Liberal Arts and ESL.

Classes and Counseling Offered in Mount Vernon

For Summer 2014 course offerings, please click here.

For Academic Counseling Schedule, click here

Information Bulletin

On-Site Academic Support
Students attending classes at Westchester Community College Mount Vernon are invited to drop by the Mount Vernon Academic Support Center for free help with Writing, Reading, ESL, Math, Accounting, Spanish, Pre-Nursing & CIS coursework. Click the link above for details and office hours.  For information on Nursing Entrance Exam Preparation, please click on the following link:

Directions To Mount Vernon Extension Center

17 S. Fifth Avenue
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
Contact us at 914-606-7200 and

Directions to Mount Vernon Extension Center from the North:

Bronx River Pkwy traveling south bound-

  • Take Exit 10B for Bronx River Rd toward Mt. Vernon/Yonkers
  • Turn left onto Bronx River Rd
  • Take 3rd left onto Mt. Vernon Avenue/Yonkers Ave (continue to follow Mt. Vernon Ave.)
  • Turn right onto W. Lincoln Ave
  • Turn left onto W 1st St.
  • Turn right onto S. 5th Ave (College on left)

Hutchinson River Pkwy traveling south bound:

  • Take Exit 8 for new York 22/ N. Columbus Ave toward Mt. Vernon
  • Keep right at the fork, follow signs for NY-22 S and merge onto NY-22 S/N Columbus Ave
  • Turn right onto E Lincoln Ave
  • At the traffic circle, take 3rd exit onto Gramatan Ave
  • Turn right onto W 1st St
  • Take the 1st left onto South 5th Ave (College on left)

Directions to Mount Vernon Extension Center from the South:

Bronx River Pkwy traveling north bound:

  • Take Exit 10A toward Oak St/Yonkers/Mt Vernon
  • Turn right onto Mt Vernon Ave/Yonkers Ave; Continue to follow Mt Vernon Ave
  • Turn right onto W Lincoln Ave
  • Turn left onto W 1st St
  • Turn right onto S 5th Ave (College on right)

Hutchinson River Pkwy traveling north bound:

  • Take Exit 9 for Wolfs Lane toward Mt Vernon/Pelham
  • Turn right onto Wolfs Lane
  • Take 1st right onto Colonial Ave
  • Continue onto E. Sanford Blvd
  • Turn right onto S 5th Avenue (College on right)

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