Traveling to SUNY New Paltz & Sojourner Truth Library

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From Wallkill, Walden, Pine Bush, take Rte. 208 North to Jansen road. At end of Jansen road, make a left onto Rte. 32. Turn left at the first entrance (Southside Loop) to the college (there will be a tennis court on the corner). Continue past the pond and proceed straight at the next 2 stop signs. Turn right at College Terrace Restaurant. Parking for library is just to the left of the parking lot.

From Newburgh take Rte. 32 North into New Paltz. Turn left at the first entrance (Southside Loop) to the college (there will be a tennis court on the corner). Continue past the pond and proceed straight at the next 2 stop signs. Turn right at College Terrace Restaurant. Parking for library is just to the left of the parking lot.

From Rte. 299 West/Mid Hudson Bridge (Poughkeepsie) turn right onto Rte. 9W North. Proceed 2 3/4 miles to traffic light at intersection of Rte. 299. Turn onto 299 and proceed approximately six miles to the Village of New Paltz. Turn left onto South Manheim Blvd. (Rte. 32 South). Proceed 1/2 mile past the main entrance to the college, and turn right at tennis courts. Continue past the pond and proceed straight at the next 2 stop signs. Turn right at the College Terrace Restaurant. Parking for the library will be on the right and the library itself is just to the left of the parking lot.

From Exit 18 of the NYS Thruway At light by Thruway entrance, turn left on Route 299. Turn Left at the third traffic light onto South Manheim Blvd. (Rte. 32 South). Proceed 1/2 mile past the main entrance to the college, and turn right at tennis courts. Continue past the pond and proceed straight at the next 2 stop signs. Turn right at the College Terrace Restaurant. Parking for the library will be on the right and the library itself is just to the left of the parking lot.

DIRECTIONS FROM SUNY NEW PALTZ TO THRUWAY Turn left out of parking lot #3. Turn left onto Southside Loop and continue to Rte. 32 (S. Manheim Blvd.). Make a left onto Rte. 32. At first traffic light make right on Rte. 299. Thruway is 3rd traffic light on right.

Please Note: Parking may not be readily available in the lot closest to the library, described above. Should that lot be full, there is additional parking behind the College Terrace Restaurant, or further down the road directly behind the library, the Lecture Center, the Humanities Building, or Faculty Tower. The lot in front of Elting Gymnasium is also convenient. 

***All campus parking during the day requires a daily permit.  Permits are sold for $1.00 from a "Park & Pay" machine located in the University Police parking lot at the Service Building, located on your left as you enter the campus from South Manheim Blvd.