Location and Transportation

John Jay College of Criminal Justice is located on the south west corner of 59th street and 10th avenue, at 524 West 59th Street, New York, NY 10019. Centrally located in Manhattan’s chic, mid-town neighborhood near Lincoln Center and the Broadway theater district it has access to ample transportation options.

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There are two entrances. The main entrance can be accessed on 59th street, between 10th and 11th avenue.


The college can be accessed by:


Take #1, A, B, C, or D to 59th Street & Columbus Circle, walk west to 59th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues.
Take N, R, Q to 57th Street & 7th Avenue, walk west to 59th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues.

The closest subway station is the Columbus Circle Subway Station at 59th Street and 8th Avenue. This station services several subway lines, including the D, C, B, A & 1 Subway lines. 


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Take the M57 or M31 to 10th Avenue and 57th Street and walk two blocks north to 59th Street. Turn left and walk half a block west to the main entrance.

Bus lines that service the area are the M57, M31, M11

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There are several pay parking garages along 59th Street between 9th and 11th Avenues.

Jake’s Saloon – 875 10th Avenue at 57th Street
Whym – 889 Ninth Avenue at 58th Street
Olympic Flame Diner – 200 West 60th Street at Tenth Avenue
Greek Kitchen – 889 Tenth Avenue at 58th Street