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Housing Alternatives

Housing in New York City

Fordham housing and residence halls are not available to students taking courses only at the Institute of American Language and Culture.

If you would like more information about housing in the New York area, One to World offers a booklet entitled, "The International Student's Survival Guide for Living in NYC." To obtain a copy, contact One to World at 212-431-1195 or visit

Below is a list of housing alternatives in the New York area. This listing does not imply endorsement by Fordham University.

The de Hirsch Residence at the 92nd Street Y

1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128
Phone: 212-415-5650
Internet: de Hirsch Residence
International House
500 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10027-3916

Phone: 212-316-8400

Penington Friends House

215 East 15 Street
New York, NY 10003

Phone: 212-673-1730

YMCA (Guest Rooms)

5 West 63rd Street
New York, NY 10023

Phone: 212-787-4400

Sara's New York Homestay

121 West 27th Street, Suite 1001
New York, NY

Sara's New York Residences
Central Park
99th & Broadway
Hamilton Heights
Murray Hill
Union Square


Educational Housing Services

Year-Round Accommodations:
New Yorker Residence
481 Eighth Avenue (at 34th St.)
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 1-800-297-4694

Cathedral Gardens (Summer Only)

217 Manhattan Avenue
(between 109th and 110th St.)
New York, NY 10025


Plimpton Hall (Summer Only)

1235 Amsterdam Avenue
(between 120th and 121st St.)
New York, NY