East New York Campus Satellite
Medgar Evers College’s East New York Campus Satellite
The East New York Campus Satellite (ENY) is an extension of Medgar Evers College located inside Public School IS 166 (George Gershwin) at 800 Van Siclen Avenue Brooklyn, New York 11207. From its inception in October 1991, ENY has operated using tax levy funds/student technology fees and various internal college department budgets to offer college credit courses weekday evenings and Saturdays for the Spring and Fall Semesters to Freshman, Readmit, transfer, e-permit, and international students attending MEC who reside and/or work in neighboring communities.
ENY has a dedicated state of the art 20 seating capacity computer lab, network printer and a Smart Board that are available to enrolled students.
The ENY Campus Satellite is in the process of providing College Now students with a select group of college courses, and offering Summer and Winter intersession courses by the Spring 2014 semester. The ENY Campus does not have a GED class but administers GED predictor tests, and coordinates for individuals Pre GED sites for instruction and the students who pass the predictor test are referred to MEC Main Campus for the official New York State GED examination. The ENY campus satellite has partnership with the Principal of IS 166 and the UFT Charter School, in which IS 166 provides the use of the auditorium and gymnasium to conduct MEC open admission recruitment houses.
The ENY Campus satellite in turn assists IS 166 and the UFT Charter School by printing fund raising and graduation tickets, brochures, and making referrals to MEC’s Admissions, Adult Continuing Education, and the School of Professional & Community Development (SPCD) sponsored events.
It is estimated that since the ENY Campus satellite’s opening in October 1991 to April 2013, more than 7500 MEC academic classes and 40 MEC grant GED classes, have successfully ran servicing nearly 1500 students.
For further information, please call the ENY HELP DESK at 718-270-5087; E-MAIL: ENYCAMPUS@MEC.CUNY.EDU.
You can also contact the Executive Director: Joe Pientek by phone (718-270-5088) or E-MAIL: email@example.com or obtain information using ENY’s web link ww.mewww.mec.cuny.edu/spcd/caddi/eny.asp
Directions to MEC’s Campus Satellite 800 Van Siclen Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11207 (Inside IS 166 George Gershwin Public School)
By automobile from Manhattan to MEC’s ENY Campus Satellite
Over Manhattan Bridge to Flatbush Avenue Extension (proceed straight off bridge); straight onto Flatbush Avenue to Grand Army Plaza; go 270 degrees around Grand Army Plaza onto Eastern Parkway; proceed approximately 2 miles to Buffalo Avenue; right on Buffalo Avenue (becomes Rockaway Avenue) proceed approximately 2 miles to Linden Boulevard; make left on Linden Boulevard proceed approximately 2 miles to Van Siclen Avenue; Make right entrance on right.
By automobile from Queens to MEC’s ENY Campus Satellite
Grand Central to Jackie Robinson Parkway (formerly known as Interboro Parkway); JRP to Pennsylvania Avenue; right onto Linden Boulevard; proceed approximately 2 miles to Van Siclen Avenue; Make right entrance on right.
By Subway to MEC’s ENY Campus Satellite
3 Train to Van Siclen Avenue; Walk 3 blocks to Linden Boulevard. Crossover Linden Boulevard. Entrance is on right.
A Train to Broadway Junction/East New York (Fulton Street) Take B83 to Van Siclen Avenue Cross over Linden Boulevard and proceed as per map below.
By Bus to MEC’s ENY Campus Satellite
B15 to Van Siclen & New Lots Avenue; Walk 3 blocks to Linden Boulevard; Crossover Linden Boulevard. Entrance is on right.
B83 to Van Siclen Avenue & Linden Boulevard; Cross over Linden Boulevard. Entrance is on right