Student Services

Local Services for Commuters and Visitors


Adelphi University is proud to serve our commuter population. We encourage you to visit the sites below and utilize the resources that are available to you as a commuter.


511NY local-services-for-commuters-visitorsis New York State’s official traffic and travel info source. Whether you drive or take public transit, click below for precisely what you need, or simply dial 511 on your phone. Wherever you’re going, 511NY is here to get you there. Adelphi offers its own 511 Rideshare program called Panther Share.

Clean Air NY seeks to improve air quality in the New York metropolitan area. It encourages all New Yorkers to make smart travel choices as part of their daily routine.

CooCoo offers information on topics ranging from local business listings to sports scores and train schedule. Text message your search query to 266266 (which spells CooCoo on most devices) and they’ll text you back. 

E-ZPass® is an electronic toll collection system, which takes cash, coins and toll tickets out of the toll collection process. Instead, drivers establish an account, prepay tolls and attach a small electronic device to their vehicles. Tolls are automatically deducted from the prepaid account as an E-ZPass customer passes through the toll lane.

MetroPool provides free services to New York commuters. MetroPool encourages the use of transportation alternatives such as carpooling, vanpooling, riding the bus or train, bicycling, walking, compressed workweeks and telecommuting.

The New York State Department of Transportation works to ensure that their customers—those who live, work and travel in New York State—have a safe, efficient, balanced and environmentally sound transportation system.

The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles offers many services, including; driver licenses and permits, vehicle title, vehicle registration, vehicle inspection, driver abstracts and records and much more.

 

For further information, please contact:

Center for Student Involvement
University Center, Room 110
p – 516.877.3603
e – csi@adelphi.edu

 
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