DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science

Fall 2016 ASEE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

October 21-22, 2016
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

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HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY is located in Hempstead, Long Island, New York, about 25 miles east of New York City, less than an hour away by train or automobile. The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) has frequent trains to the Hempstead Station and the Mineola Station from Pennsylvania Station, located at 34th Street and 7th Avenue, New York City, as well as from the Flatbush Avenue Station in Brooklyn, New York. Use local taxi service to the Hofstra campus.

Local Taxi Service:

  • All Island Taxi Service 516-481-1111
  • Hempstead Taxi 516-489-4460
  • Pub Taxi Service 516-483-4433
  • Ollie’s Airport Service
    • 516-437-0505
    • 516-352-6633
    • 718-229-5454


Travel on the Long Island Expressway to exit 38,Northern State Parkway to Meadowbrook Parkway South (exit 31A),or Southern State Parkway to Meadowbrook Parkway North (exit 22N). Take Meadowbrook Parkway to exit M4 (Hempstead Turnpike). Proceed west on Hempstead Turnpike (Route 24W) to the Hofstra campus (approximately 1.5 miles).


The Hofstra campus is located approximately 30 minutes by car from John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia International Airports.


Long Island Airport Limousine Service (LIALS)

LIALS can be called upon arrival at either JFK or LaGuardia International Airport at a public telephone: 656-7000 (no area code required). The phones are monitored from 4 a.m. through midnight, seven days a week.

Super Shuttle

Reserve an airport shuttle to and from JFK or around town! Our service is more convenient than lugging bags through public transit or driving and parking at the airport, with prices that are generally more economical than a taxi or limo.

U.S. Limousine and Car Service

Personalized Transportation Service

516-352-2225 or 800-962-2827

NOTE : Please be advised that there are no set fares charged by New York City yellow cabs between the airports and the Hofstra campus. Please confirm fee with the driver before starting your trip.