Learning Express Locations


Chicago, Illinois

Where will classes take place?

Classes will be held on the campus of Loyola University, 25 East Pearson Street, Chicago, Illinois (phone 312.915.7120).

 

How can I reach Loyola University?

Using public transit, take the Red Line train to the Chicago station stop. 

 

Where should I consider staying while in Chicago?

A hostel you may wish to consider is HI Chicago, 24 East Congress Parkway, Chicago (phone 312.360.0300).  This hostel is a 2-minute walk from a station on the city's Red Line train. and it's a 10-minute ride from there to Loyola University.  If the weather is nice, it's a 30-35 minute walk between the hostel and Loyola.

For more information on Chicago area hostels you may wish to consider, please click here.


Nashville, Tennessee

Where will classes take place?

Classes will be held on the campus of Tennessee State University - Avon Williams (Downtown) Campus, 330 10th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee (phone 615.963.5000).

 

How can I travel from Nashville International Airport to/from downtown?

You can find helpful information regarding transportation to/from the airport on both the websites of Nashville International Airport and Tennessee State University.

 

If I booked the course with accommodations, where can I find directions to the Nashville Downtown Hostel?

The Nashville Downtown Hostel is located at 177 1st Ave North, Nashville, TN 37201 (phone  615.497.1208).  The hostel provides directions from the airport on its website.


New Orleans, Louisiana

Where will classes take place?

Classes will be held on the campus of Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana (phone 504.865.5000) .   Tulane University is located in Uptown New Orleans.  The Uptown campus is on the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line, across from Audubon Park, and approximately four miles from the French Quarter.  Please click here for an interactive map of the campus.

 

What are some of my travel options in and about New Orleans?

Tulane’s website includes detailed information on travel to/from the airport, transportation within New Orleans as well as driving to campus. Please click here for all the details.  (Uber and Lyft may also be good options for travel in New Orleans.)

Students enrolled with accommodations are eligible to park a car on campus.  Parking permits are issued by Parking Services at a daily cost of $5.

 

If I booked the course with accommodations, where will I stay?

If you booked the course with accommodations, you'll stay in a residence hall on the campus of Tulane University.

 

If I booked the course without accommodations, what are some of my options?

If you're looking for accommodations in New Orleans you may wish to consider one of the following hostels:

Auberge NOLA Hostel

1628 Carondelet Street

(about 22 minutes from campus

using Bus 15)

City House Hostel New Orleans

129 Burgundy Street

(about 28 minutes from campus

using Bus 15)

The Quisby

1225 St. Charles Avenue

(about 22 minutes from campus

using Bus 15)


New York City, New York

Where will classes take place?

Classes will be held at BMCC's Harlem Continuing Education campus located in the Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Building.  The Harlem Continuing Education Center is located at 163 West 125th Street in Manhattan (phone 212.776.2425).

 

How can I reach BMCC's Harlem Continuing Education Center?

BMCC's Harlem Continuing Education Center is easily accessible by subway.  Both the number 2 and 3 trains stop at the 125th Street Station, the closest stop to the Center.

It's also easy to get to the Harlem Continuing Education Center via Metro-North trains by exiting at the 125th Street station.

Where should I consider staying while in New York?

A hostel you may wish to consider is HI New York City Hostel, 891 Amsterdam Avenue, New York (phone 212.932.2300). This hostel is about 20 minutes away from the site of classes using public transportation.

For more information on New York area hostels you may wish to consider, please click here.


San Francisco, California

Where will classes take place?

Classes will be held at the Chinatown/North Beach Center of the City College of San Francisco.  The Chinatown/North Beach Center is located at 808 Kearny Street at Washington Street, San Francisco, California (phone 415.395.8600).

 

How can I reach the Chinatown/North Beach Center?

The Chinatown/North Beach Center is located in the heart of San Francisco's Chinatown, sharing the border of the Financial District and North Beach.  The Center is a 12 minute walk from the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Montgomery Street station.

Here are some other ways you can reach the Chinatown/North Beach Center via public transportation:

  • Muni #8 and #8X to Kearny and Jackson

  • Muni #10, #12 to Pacific and Kearny

  • Muni #45 Union/Stockton to Stockton and Jackson

  • Muni #30 to Stockton and Jackson

  • Muni #30X, #41 to Columbus and Jackson

 

How can I reach the Chinatown/North Beach Center from San Francisco International Airport?

To reach the Center from San Francisco International, take a BART train from the airport to the Montgomery Street station.  It's then a 12 minute walk to the Center.

Lorrie’s Airport Shuttle as well as Uber and Lyft may also be good options for travel from the airport.

 

Where should I consider staying while in San Francisco?

A hostel you may wish to consider is HI San Francisco Downtown, 312 Mason Square, San Francisco (phone 415.788.5604).  It's a 20 minute walk from this hostel to class.

For more information on San Francisco area hostels you may wish to consider, please click here.


Washington, DC

Where will classes take place?

Classes will be held on the campus of Trinity Washington University, 125 Michigan Avenue NE, Washington, DC (phone 202.884.9000)

 

What are my options if I want to travel to Washington, DC by air?

Three airports serve the Washington, DC area: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA); Dulles International Airport (IAD); and Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI).  You can reach Trinity Washington University from each of these airports via SuperShuttle, Uber and Lyft.  In addition, immediately below please find directions from each airport using public transportation.

 

How do I reach Trinity Washington University from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

- At the National Airport Metro Station, board a Yellow Line train headed toward Mount Vernon Square.  Exit the train at the Mount Vernon Square/7th Street-Convention Center station.

- Next, at the Mount Vernon Square/7th Street-Convention Center station board a Green Line train headed toward Greenbelt.  Exit the train at the Columbia Heights Metro Station.

- At Irving Street NW and 14th Street NW, board Bus H4 headed toward Brookland Station.  Exit at Michigan Avenue NE and Franklin Street NE.

- Walk a short distance to campus or take the free campus shuttle.

 

How do I reach Trinity Washington University from Dulles International Airport?

- From the Airport’s Main Terminal/Arrivals door, board Bus 5A headed toward L’Enfant Plaza station.  Exit at D Street SW and 7th Street SW.

- At the L’Enfant Plaza Metro station, board a Green Line train headed toward Greenbelt.  Exit the train at the Columbia Heights Metro Station.

- At Irving Street NW and 14th Street NW, board Bus H4 headed toward Brookland Station.  Exit at Michigan Avenue NE and Franklin Street NE.

- Walk a short distance to campus or take the free campus shuttle.

 

How do I reach Trinity Washington University from Baltimore-Washington International Airport?

- Board the free shuttle from the Airport to the MARC/Amtrak station.

- Board an Amtrak train headed toward Washington, DC.  Exit the train at Washington’s Union Station.

- Board a Red Line Metro headed toward Wheaton.  Exit the train at the Brookland/CUA Metro station. Walk or board the University’s free shuttle to campus.

 

How do I reach Trinity Washington University using the Washington, DC Metro (subway)?

Trinity is located near to the Brookland/CUA Metro station on the Red Line.  The University offers a free shuttle service from the Brookland station to campus.  Once you arrive at the station, exit to the right.  At the top of the escalator, turn left and walk to the end of the iron railing and wait for the shuttle with the Trinity logo on the side.

For further information on the Trinity Shuttle schedule, please click here.

You can also choose to walk from the Brookland/CUA Metro station to campus.  To do so, travel south on Michigan Avenue for .6 mile.

 

How do I reach Trinity Washington University from Washington’s Union (train) Station?

Board a Red Line Metro headed toward Wheaton.  Exit the train at the Brookland/CUA Metro station.  Walk or board the University’s free shuttle to campus.

 

How do I reach Trinity Washington University by car?

Trinity Washington University is located at 125 Michigan Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20017.

You may park on the campus free of charge.  Please park your car in ‘Lot 5’ next to Kerby Hall (click here for a map of the university’s campus).

 

If I booked the course with accommodations, where will I stay?

If you booked the course with accommodations, you'll stay in a residence hall on the campus of Trinity Washington University.

 

If I booked the course without accommodations, what are some of my options?

If you're looking for accommodations you may wish to consider Hosteling International, 1009 11th Street NW, Washington, DC (phone 202.737.2333).  It takes about 30 minutes to reach the campus of Trinity Washington University from Hosteling International via public transportation.

For more information on Washington, DC area hostels you may wish to consider, please click here.