The majority of students stay at New York City’s Central Park West Side YMCA, located at 63rd street and Central Park West. Each room has two beds and a window. Though the rooms tend to be on the smaller side, they are bright and clean. Other guest room features include:
- Cable TV
- Shared Bathrooms on each floor (single sex)
- Housekeeping – Clean Linens and Towels provided
- Around the clock check-in
- 24 hour security
- Safe Deposit boxes
- No Curfew
Downstairs there is a state-of-the-art workout center for students to use whenever they want. There is also free WiFi in the lobby area. Central Park West has easy access to the subway, buses and taxis. It is also a very safe area of the city. Each student will get a metro card which will enable him or her unlimited access to all public transportation.
Within a block there are plenty of coffee shops, bookstores, great shopping, restaurants and museums. Historically, students get together to explore the many different NYC possibilities.