Visiting and Contact Info
|Admissions Office Contact:||Joseph Tiesi|
|Title:||Campus Visits Coordinator|
|Admissions Office Address:||Office of Undergraduate Admissions|
PO Box 6001
Binghamton, NY 13902-6001
|Admissions Office Phone:||607-777-2171|
|Admissions Office Email:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Most Popular Places on Campus:||Union (The Marketplace, late night Binghamton, bookstore)|
Events Center (concerts, basketball, special events)
Indoor/Outdoor Performing Arts Center
Art Gallery, Nature Preserve, Soccer under-the-lights, Sculpture Foundry, Libraries, Greenhouse
|Most Popular Places Off Campus:||First Friday, downtown Binghamton|
Binghamton Mets Stadium
Roberson Museum and Science Center
Town Square Mall and University Plaza
Wegmans bus trips
Binghamton is the carousel capital of the world. Some other highlights include Tri Cities Opera/Binghamton Philharmonic, Spiedi Fest/Balloon Rally, Ross Park Zoo, Riverwalk, Broome County Arena (Binghamton Senators hockey, big name concerts and entertainment), Binghamton's Rec Park.
|Campus Visiting Center:||Yes|
| Hours:||Schedule varies|
| Appointment Required:||Yes|
| Tour Dates:||Year-round|
|Average Length:||2 hours|
|Contact Email Address to Sign-Up:||email@example.com|
|On Campus Interviews:||No|
|Email Address to Sign-Up:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
| Describe:||Athletic Dept phone 607-777-4255 and visit www.bubearcats.com for list of coaches|
|Contact Email Address for Coach Visit:||see Other specifics below|
|Overnight Dorm Stays:||Not Available|
|Types of Transportation Available to Campus:|
Greyhound, Chenango Valley, and Short Line buses serve the area. Buses, taxis, and limousines provide service from the bus terminals to campus. Off Campus College Transport provides free bus service for students throughout the area. Contact Broome Transit (607-778-1692) for information about the county bus, which students can ride by showing their BU ID. Binghamton Regional Airport (607-763-4471) is 7 miles from campus. Taxi and airport limousine service is available to campus.
|Driving Instructions to Campus:|
From north and south, take I-81 to NY Rte. 17 W. Pass the Binghamton exit. Take Rte. 17 W. to Exit 70 S. (Rte. 201). Follow Rte. 201 and the Binghamton University signs to Rte. 434 E., which runs in front of the campus. The main entrance to campus is the first right turn. From the I-87 (NY State Thruway), take Exit 16 (Harriman exit), which will put you on NY Rte. 17 W. Follow the preceding directions from that point.
|Local Accommodations: Near By:|
Accommodations closest to Binghamton University include: Quality Inn & Suites (4105 Vestal Pkwy. E., Vestal, 607-729-6371, 800-424-6423); Homewood Suites (3603 Vestal Pkwy. E., Vestal, 607-296-4800); Courtyard Marriott (3801 Vestal Parkway East, 607-644-1000); Hampton Inn (3708 Vestal Pkwy., Vestal, 607-797-5000); Holiday Inn Express & Suites (3615 Vestal Pkwy E., Vestal, 607-348-0088); Comfort Suites (3401 Vestal Pkwy E., Vestal, 607-766-0600); and Residence Inn by Marriott (4610 Vestal Pkwy. E., Vestal; 607-770-8500). About 10 to 20 minutes from campus are: Best Western of Johnson City (569 Harry L Drive, Johnson City, 607-729-9194); Comfort Inn (1000 Front Street, 607-724-3297, 877-424-6423); and Fairfield Inn by Marriott (864 Front Street, 607-651-1000, 800-228-2800).
|Local Accommodations: Far Away:|
From national chains to small operations, there are multiple hotels, motels, bed & breakfast options, and other accommodations in all price ranges available within an hour’s drive including northwest to Ithaca, NY, or north to Syracuse, NY. New York City is about a three-hour drive.