Directions to Campus

Campus map

St. Francis College is located in historic Brooklyn Heights at 180 Remsen Street, between Court and Clinton Streets. The College is one block from Borough Hall, the Brooklyn court houses, and various municipal buildings. The College is three blocks from the Brooklyn Heights Promenade to the west and MetroTech Center to the east.

Within two blocks of the campus are all major subway and bus lines to and from all boroughs of New York City. Street parking is limited; however, public parking garages are nearby.

By Subway

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) operates the New York City subway. Visit mta.info for updates.

  • 2, 3 (7th Avenue Express) stop at Borough Hall.
  • 4, 5 (Lexington Avenue Express) stop at Borough Hall.
  • A (8th Avenue Express) stops at Jay Street/MetroTech.
  • B (6th Avenue Express) at DeKalb Ave transfer to the  or at Atlantic Avenue/Barclays Center transfer to the 2, 3, 4, or 5.
  • C (8th Avenue Local) stops at Jay Street/MetroTech.
  • D (6th Avenue Express) stops at Atlantic Avenue/Barclays Center; change to the 2, 3, 4, or 5.
  • F (6th Avenue Local) stops at Jay Street/Borough Hall.
  • N (Broadway Express) stops at Atlantic Avenue/Barclays Center; change to the 2, 3, 4, or 5.
  • Q (Broadway Express) at DeKalb Ave change to the  or at Atlantic Avenue/Barclays Center change to the 2, 3, 4, or 5.
  • R (Broadway Local) stops at Court Street.

By Staten Island Ferry

Take the ferry to Manhattan Whitehall Terminal; change to the R or the 4, or 5 (See above). For more information about ferry service visit www.siferry.com or call (718) 727-2508.

By Bus

New York City buses are operated by the Metropolitan Trans­portation Authority (MTA). Visit www.mta.info for updates.

● B25, B26, B38, B41, or B52 to Court Street near campus.

● B45, B57, or B65 to Livingston Street.

● B54, B57, B62, or B67 to Jay Street.

● B103 to Adams Street.

From Staten Island, take the S53 bus to 95th Street and Fourth Ave or the S79 bus to 86th Street and Fourth Ave; transfer to the R.

By Long Island Railroad

The Long Island Railroad (LIRR) is operated by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Visit mta.info for timetables, fares, and updates.

Take the LIRR to Flatbush Avenue Terminal and change to the Manhattan-bound 2, 3, 4, or 5 (see above).

By PATH Train

The PATH Train is operated by the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey. Visit panynj.gov/path for timetables, fares, and updates.

Take the PATH Train to World Trade Center and change to the Brooklyn-bound A, C, 2, or 3 (see above).

Take the PATH Train to 9th Street and change to the Brooklyn-bound A, C, B, D or F (see above).

By Metro-North

Metro-North is operated by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Visit mta.info for timetables, fares, and updates.

Take any train into Grand Central Terminal then change to the Brooklyn-bound 4, or 5 subway lines which stop at Borough Hall.

By Car

From Manhattan, follow the Brooklyn Bridge to Cadman Plaza West and turn left at the first traffic light. After several blocks, Cadman Plaza becomes Court Street. The College is on Remsen Street just west of Court Street.

From Queens, take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) to the Cadman Plaza exit (exit 28). Turn right and follow Cadman Plaza West until it becomes Court Street.

From Staten Island, take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) to the Atlantic Avenue exit (exit 27). Turn right on Atlantic and left on Clinton Street. The College is on Remsen Street just east of Clinton Street.

Please go to mta.info or panynj.gov/path before you travel to check for any schedule or service changes.