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Lafayette Hall

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80 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013

Resource Center Contact and Hours

Academic Year: Monday-Sunday, 10am – 10pm
Summer: Monday-Sunday, 9am - 9pm
Holiday hours may vary
Telephone number: (212) 992-1010

Getting Around

  • 20-25 minute walk to Washington Square.
  • Subway Access:
    • 2 and a 1/2 blocks from Canal Street subway stations for N, R, Q, 6, J, M, Z trains.
    • 5 blocks from Canal Street subway station for A, C, and E trains.
    • 5 blocks from the Franklin Street subway station, 1 train.
    • 8 Blocks from the Chambers Street station, 1, 2, & 3 trains.
  • The closest free NYU Shuttle is Route B, which stops on 80 Lafayette Street. For more info, please see Bus Routes and Schedules.
  • The closest dining hall is at Washington Square Park, Kimmel Market Place.

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About Lafayette Hall

The 80 Lafayette Street Residence Hall is located in Tribeca and is in close proximity to the culturally rich neighborhoods of City Hall, Chinatown and Little Italy. Lafayette opened in Fall 1999, and houses nearly 1100 upperclass students. Lafayette is home to 32 Resident Assistants and two Faculty Fellows in Residence, Olivier Berthe (CAS) and his family as well as Aisha Khan (CAS). Lafayette also hosts the Fraternity and Sorority Life Community, housing 12 fraternities and sororities on the upper floors of the building, and the Transfer Student explorations community. Live. Laf. Love.

Residence Hall
Professional Staff

 Ashley Staples

 Residence Hall Director
: 212-992-1013

 Courtney Heywood

 Resource Manager
 Phone: 212-992-1018

Ben Jones

Residence Hall
Assistant Director
Phone: 212-992-1015

 Donia Abdalla

 Residential Life Assistant

Faculty Fellows
in Residence

Aisha Khan

College of Arts and Science

Olivier Berthe

College of Arts and Science

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