Overlooking the Great South Bay on Long Island's south shore, the Oakdale, NY, campus occupies 175-acres of broad lawns, tree-lined paths, and red-brick, Colonial-style buildings.
St. John's University 500 Montauk Highway Oakdale, NY 11769 631-218-7700
From N.Y.C., North, and West of Long Island From the Long Island Expressway (L.I.E.) Eastbound Take L.I.E. (I-495) eastbound to Exit 53S, south to Sagtikos State Parkway to Exit S4/Southern State Parkway eastbound. Then, follow directions from Southern State Parkway. From the Southern State Parkway Eastbound Use Exit 44 East (Montauk), and get on Sunrise Highway (27) eastbound. Follow directions from Sunrise Highway west of Oakdale.
From Sunrise Highway west of Oakdale Take Sunrise Highway (27) eastbound until you see a sign for Oakdale -- Montauk Highway (Rte. 85). Exit Sunrise Highway on your right, and at the light, make a left turn. Bear right going over a small bridge. From here, follow directions "From Oakdale" (below).
From Oakdale Drive through Oakdale passing 5 traffic lights. (The Oakdale shopping plaza is on your left after the 5th light.) After this light, you should see the west entrance of the campus on your right. Enter the campus and proceed until you come to a gate. Turn left. "The Mansion" (Administrative Offices) is approximately 100 feet on your right.
From East of Oakdale, Long Island From Sunrise Highway east of Oakdale Take Sunrise Highway (27) westbound to Exit 48, Locust Avenue / Oakdale - Bohemia. At the light, make a left onto Locust Avenue south. Proceed southbound on Locust for 2 miles until you reach the end, which is Montak Highway (27A). Make a right onto Montauk Highway, and take your immediate left onto the west entrance of the campus. Proceed until you come to a gate. Turn left. "The Mansion" (Administrative Offices) is approximately 100 feet on the right side.
Long Island Railroad/Suffolk County Transit From New York City Take L.I.R.R. to the Oakdale Station. Take the Suffolk County Transit Bus S40 bus east on Montauk Highway to Oakdale's main entrance on Montauk Highway.