Directions to Westchester Educational Opportunity Center
SUNY Westchester Educational Opportunity Center
26 South Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
By Bus :
The SUNY WEOC is accessible from any part of Westchester County by the following WCDOT Bee-Line buses:
Routes 1CTW, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 23, 32, 91
Take any bus to the Getty Square stop in Yonkers, which is at the intersection of South Broadway and Main Street. The entrance to the WEOC is a block to the north.
View or download the schedule in PDF format: All buses on these routes are accessible by wheelchair lifts.
Effective September 2008, the 1X route provides twice-daily nonstop service between Getty Square and our host campus in Valhalla, Westchester Community College.
By Train :
Take the Metro North Hudson Line to Yonkers Station, which is located at 5 Buena Vista Avenue, just north of Main Street. Turn west onto Main Street and go two blocks up the hill to Getty Square. Turn right at the intersection with South Broadway; the entrance to the WEOC is a block up the street.
By Car :
From Upstate and Points North:
Take New York State Thruway (87 South) and proceed over Tappan Zee Bridge. Continue on 87 South. Exit at 7A, the Saw Mill River Parkway South. Exit the parkway at Exit 5 ~ Yonkers Avenue West. Turn right onto Yonkers Ave.
*Follow Yonkers Avenue out (it merges into and becomes Nepperhan Avenue). Pass the 6th traffic light (New Main Street) and make a quick right into the Municipal Parking Lot/Government Center Garage. When you enter the garage, you will be on the third level. Drive straight up to the end. Notice the outdoor parking area to your left (level 4), but go right and park wherever you find a space (May have to go to lower level). To get to WEOC, walk to the outdoor parking area on level 4 and through the lot to the rear entrance of 20 So. Broadway (the entrance to the right). Ring the buzzer on the right hand side and the guard will let you in. When you enter the building, you will enter on the 3rd fl. Walk down the hall to the elevator. Take the elevator down to the 1st Floor of 20 So. Broadway and exit to the street turning to your left to reach the 26 South Broadway entrance of WEOC.
From Points South: (New York City)
Take the West Side Highway to Henry Hudson Parkway North., which merges into the Saw Mill River Parkway North. Exit the Parkway at Exit 5 ~ Yonkers Avenue (going west) and follow directions from *above.
Take the Triborough Bridge Northbound to I-87/MajorDeeganExpressway North to Exit 12 ~ Saw Mill River Parkway North. Merge onto Mosholu Parkway North. Mosholu Parkway North becomes NY-9A North/Saw Mill River Parkway. Exit the Saw Mill River Parkway at Exit 5 ~ Yonkers Avenue (going west) and follow the directions from * above.
From Long Island and Queens:
Take the Throgs Neck Bridge (stay to right off of bridge) continue onto I-695N (Throgs Neck Expwy) at exit 10. Continue onto I-95N (Bruckner Expwy). Throgs Neck Expwy/I-695 becomes I-95N. Bear right onto off-ramp at exit 9 to Hutchinson River Parkway North. Hutchinson River Parkway North to Exit 13~ Cross County Pkwy West follow directions ** below.
Take the Whitestone Bridge to Hutchinson River Parkway North to Exit 13~ Cross County Pkwy West follow directions ** below.
**Cross County Pkwy West to Exit 2 to the Saw Mill River Parkway North/Albany. Stay in the right lane (exit ramp). Approximately 50 feet away take Exit 5 ~ Yonkers Avenue (going west) and follow directions from * above.