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Directions to SUNY Plaza

Directions are provided to the State University Plaza at the intersection of State Street and Broadway in downtown Albany.

There is no visitor parking in the State University Plaza garage. Public parking is available on Green Street and also on Columbia Street. Both of these public parking areas are within a short distance of the Plaza.

General Directions

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FROM THE NORTH (Adirondack Northway (I-87) Southbound)

Exit Northway, I-87, at Exit 1 to Albany/Boston I-90 East. Take I-787 South to the first exit, Columbia Street/Colonie Street Exit, and continue along Water Street. Turn right onto Broadway, and the State University Plaza will be the second building on your right.

FROM THE SOUTH (Via NY State Thruway (I-87) Northbound)

Take Exit 23 to I-787 North to Downtown Albany exit US 9 North-US 20 West, to exit for Broadway. Turn left at the light. Continue through the next light bearing right onto Broadway. Continue on Broadway, and the State University Plaza will come up on your right.

FROM THE SOUTH (Via Taconic Parkway)

Use Exit B1 from the Mass Turnpike/NY State Thruway to 1-90 West. Exit at road sign, "787 Albany Troy Exit Only". Take 787 S Albany to Colonie St./Columbia St. Exit. Continue along Water Street, and take a right onto Broadway. The State University Plaza will be the second building on your right.

FROM THE EAST (Via I-90 Westbound)

Immediately after crossing the Hudson River, take the exit ramp for Junction I-787, Albany/Troy, staying to the left for Albany (I-787 South). Use the first exit ramp which is Columbia Street/Colonie Street and proceed along Water Street, the access road parallel to I-787. Continue along Water Street, and take a right onto Broadway. The State University Plaza will be the second building on your right.

FROM THE WEST (Via NY State Thruway (I-90) Eastbound)

Take the NY State Thruway to Exit 24, Northway I-87. Follow signs for I-90 East towards Boston/Albany to I-787 South, Rensselaer. Take I-787 South to the first exit, Columbia Street/Colonie Street Exit. Continue along Water Street, and take a right onto Broadway. The State University Plaza will be the second building on your right.

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