Manhattan College, New York

Manhattan College truly offers the best of both worlds. Stretching 23 acres and centred around a typical university quad, students at Manhattan College will get a real college campus experience while only 30 minutes away from the heart of New York City.

Established in 1853, the campus is self-contained with a combination of traditional and modern-style architecture. Whether students prefer to hop on the subway for a trip to downtown Manhattan or spend time in lush Van Cortland Park across the street, Manhattan College truly has something for everyone!

    • Residential Centre
    • Summer Courses
    • Suitable for Groups and Individual Students

Modern classrooms
Dining area
Indoor sports hall
Common Area
WiFi Internet access
24/7 security


Max Capacity - 200 Beds
University Residence - suite style accommodation, mostly consisting of two double-occupancy rooms with a private bathroom
Accommodation with kitchen/dining area
Laundry room on every floor

Nearby Airports

18 km from Central Manhattan
30 km from Newark Airport
27 km from JFK Airport

A typical day with Ardmore.

Students have three hours of English lessons per day from Monday to Friday, with the lessons divided into two parts.

Part One: Language input, which involves using grammar and vocabulary in various tasks/exercises.

Part Two: Fluency/practice activities aimed at developing fluency through specific tasks like designing a website or poster, conducting a classroom survey or even producing/acting in a short play.

We offer a wide range of activities, which may include: Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Basketball, etc.

Evening entertainment programme may include Talent Show, Disco, Quiz Nights, Film Nights, Sports Tournaments and more options.

Emphasis on communication helps students to use English for a variety of purposes and in various situations. Our aim is to build students' knowledge and confidence in understanding and speaking English.

Nearby attractions and Excursions.

There’s plenty to see and do for a half day, or even an full day around New York and nearby. A full day trip to Wall Street, or 9/11 Memorial and Museum.

Alternatively there are half day excursions more local to the campus, which include a tour of the Empire State Building, The American Natural Museum of History, or Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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