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Helpful Resources

Commuting at NYU requires managing information related to your travel, and staying up-to-date with important and helpful resources that can make your time on campus more efficient and your commute easier -- and in some cases, even less expensive!


New Jersey Transit: NJ TRANSIT (not NYU) offers students who are Enrolled-Full-Time (as verified through Albert under the Academic Load field) a 25% discount for bus, rail, or light rail monthly passes. This is an auto-subscription program, each month you will get a new pass unless you cancel or suspend your account. There is a $3 processing fee each month for the program.

Students must sign up by the tenth of the month to receive a pass for the following month. Eligible students will see the NJ Transit portal under the NYU Life tab or the Channels option through NYU Home:

New Jersey Transit: Military Personnel and Their Dependents - All military personnel and their dependents will be permitted to purchase transportation at the senior citizen/passengers with disabilities reduced fare rate upon showing their military or military dependent ID card. The following military personnel are entitled to this fare: Active Duty, Reserve, National Guard or Retired for Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or Coast Guard.

Metropolitan Transit Authority: Although student discounts are not available for MTA subway and bus users, you can save money by purchasing 7-Day or 30-Day Unlimited Ride MetroCards.

Amtrak: Amtrak offers discounts for students who have a Student Advantage Card, an International Student Identification Card, who are active US Military personnel, or AAA members. More information here.

MetroNorth and the Long Island Rail Road: All individuals (not just students) can use the Mail and
Ride program and save between 2% and 5% when you have monthly passes automatically mailed to your home.

Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square S.: Lockers can be rented for $25 per semester or $65 per year at the Library Privileges office on the first floor of Bobst Library. Click for more information.
Gallatin, 715 Broadway: The lockers are on the fifth floor of Gallatin (715 Broadway) and are for Gallatin students only. Call 212-998-9165.
Coles Sports Center, 181 Mercer Street: Free lockers are available on a daily-use basis; otherwise, rental rates vary per size. Click here for more information or call 212-998-2045.
Gallatin.: The lockers are on the fifth floor of Gallatin (715 Broadway) and are for Gallatin students only. Call 212-998-9165.

Kimmel Center for University Life, 60 Washington Square S.: Lockers are available for commuter students on a first come first served basis. Students can reserve a locker through Kimmel Operations in room 605 of the Kimmel Center. Click here for more information.

Palladium Sports Facility, 140 E. 14th Street: Free lockers are available on a daily-use basis.  Visit the Palladium Membership Office in the lower level of Palladium (140 East 14th Street). For more information, call 212-992-8510 or click here.
Stern School of Business: Lockers are available free of charge for the year for Stern students at the beginning of the fall semester. For more information, visit the Stern Student Engagement Office at 40 W. 4th Street, Suite 202 or call 212-998-0277.
Commuter Lounge

Commuter Lounge located in the Kimmel Center

Commuter Lounge

Commuter Lounge located in the Kimmel Center

Hayden Commuter Den

Hayden Den located in Hayden Hall

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