Transportation1. Intercampus Shuttle
a. Shuttle runs from Monday-Friday in the Morningside Heights area. Please check the shuttle schedule to see when the shuttle will be arriving.
2. NJ Transit Discount Program
Columbia University has partnered with NJ TRANSIT to offer full-time undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to purchase a bus, rail, or light rail monthly pass at 25% off the regular monthly pass price. Enroll through NJ TRANSIT's Quik-Tik program to take advantage of this offer!
3. Teachers College Public Safety
The Office of Public Safety enforces laws, rules and
regulations on campus; controls access to the campus; deters and investigates
crime (in cooperation with the New York City Police Department); maintains a
Lost and Found; supervises special events; and provides general information for
visitors and members of the College community. The Office provides
community education in crime prevention, personal safety, and fire
safety. The Office manages a technically advanced system of electronic
access control, closed circuit television cameras, and emergency alarm
systems. Members of the Office of Public Safety provide emergency medical
assistance, and emergency response to incidents occurring on College property. More information here.
4. Public Transportation in New York
Here are links listed to several of the major
transportation providers in the NYC metropolitan area. Use these
links to access the web site of your service provider.
▪ Metropolitan Transit Administration (MTA) New
York City Bus and subway mta.info
▪ Long Island Rail Road Rail service into
Long Island, including Nassau and Suffolk Counties. mta.info/lirr
▪ NJ Transit. Bus and Rail service into New Jersey njtransit.com
▪ Path Trains. Rail service from
Penn Station to Jersey City and Hoboken NJ. pathnj.gov/path
▪ Port Authority (Train, Bus and plane) panynj.gov