When was The College of New Rochelle founded?
A. It was founded in 1904 by the
Q. Is The
College of New Rochelle co-ed?
A. The School of Arts & Sciences
has been traditionally comprised of an all-women student body since it's
founding in 1904. The three other schools, the School of Nursing, the School
of New Resources, and the Graduate School are all co-educational.
Q. If I
travel by car to visit the CNR campus, what are the simplest directions
George Washington Bridge to Cross
Bronx Expressway. Follow signs for New England Thruway, Route I-95.
Proceed north to Exit 15 (New Rochelle - The Pelhams). Right on US
1 (Main Street). Right at next light onto Weyman Avenue. Left
at Elm Street (third light). College will be five blocks on the right.
Upper New York State, Westchester County
New York State Thruway to Cross
Westchester Expressway (Route 287). Proceed east on Cross Westchester
Expressway to Route I-95 (New England Thruway). South on Route I-95
to Exit 15 (New Rochelle - The Pelhams). Left on US 1 (Main Street).
Right at second light onto Weyman Avenue. Left at Elm Street (third
light). College will be five blocks on the right.
Route I-95 (Connecticut Turnpike,
New England Thruway). See directions from New York State.
New York City
F.D.R. Drive to Bruckner Expressway,
Bruckner Expressway to Route I-95. Off at Exit 15 (New Rochelle -
The Pelhams). Right on US 1 (Main Street). Continue as in directions
from New Jersey.
Whitestone or Throgs Neck Bridge
to New England Thruway (Route I-95) north to Exit 15. See New Jersey
Q. Can visitor's
park on campus?
A. By obtaining a Visitor Parking
Pass from the Security Booth located at the entrance to the College, one
can park in any available space throughout the campus. Handicapped
parking is also available.
Q. I would
like to stay near the College when I visit New York. Are there rooms
available in the area?
A. Accommodations are available in
New Rochelle at the Ramada Plaza, 1 Ramada Plaza, New Rochelle, NY, 10801,
914-576-3700 (Ask for CNR discount) , and the Marriott Residence Inn, 25
Lecount Place, New Rochelle, NY 10805 914-636-7888 (New Roc City).