Hours of Operation

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Additional hours may be arranged, in advance, for specific circumstances.

The office is closed on federal holidays. Please contact the office directly for additional information.

Directions

Empire State College is located on the fourth floor of the Library and Liberal Arts Center on the Cattaraugus Campus of Jamestown Community College.

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North I-90 (Thruway) | Route 219 S |  South  Allegany County | FredoniaJamestown |


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From Interstate 90 (Thruway)

  • Take I-90 (Thruway) to exit 54 to  merge onto Route 400 S toward Route 16 (West Seneca/East Auroa).
  • Continue onto Route16 S which brings you into Olean. Route 16 becomes N. Union Street.
  • Continue on N. Union Street past the Olean Center Mall and over the railroad tracks to the intersection of Routes 16 and 417 (E and West State Streets).
  • Turn left onto E. State Street. Drive two blocks and turn left onto N. Clinton Street (not the street with the traffic signal, go one block past it).
  • Drive down N. Clinton Street until it ends in the JCC parking lot.

From Route 219 S

  • Continue on Route 219 S into Salamanca. Stay on Route 219 until you see signs for the Route 86 expressway.
  • Take Route 86E going towards Olean. Get off at exit 26 which puts you on Route 16.
  • Turn right onto Route 16 which brings you into Olean. Route 16 becomes N. Union Street.
  • Continue on N. Union Street past the Olean Center Mall and over the railroad tracks to the intersection of Routes 16 and 417 (E and West State Streets).
  • Turn left onto E. State Street. Drive two blocks and turn left onto N. Clinton Street (not the street with the traffic signal, go one block past it).
  • Drive down N. Clinton Street until it ends in the JCC parking lot.

From Fredonia

  • Take Route 60 to Jamestown.
  • Take Route 86E to exit 26 which puts you on Route 16.
  • Turn right onto Route 16 which brings you into Olean. Route 16 becomes N. Union Street.
  • Continue on N. Union Street past the Olean Center Mall and over the railroad tracks to the intersection of Routes 16 and 417 (E and West State Streets).
  • Turn left onto E. State Street. Drive two blocks and turn left onto N. Clinton Street (not the street with the traffic signal, go one block past it).
  • Drive down N. Clinton Street until it ends in the JCC parking lot.

From Jamestown

  • Take Route 86E to exit 26 which puts you on Route 16.
  • Turn right onto Route 16 which brings you into Olean. Route 16 becomes N. Union Street.
  • Continue on N. Union Street past the Olean Center Mall and over the railroad tracks to the intersection of Routes 16 and 417 (E and W. State Streets).
  • Turn left onto E. State Street. Drive two blocks and turn left onto N. Clinton Street (not the street with the traffic signal; go one block past it).
  • Drive down N. Clinton Street until it ends in the JCC parking lot.

From Allegany County (Wellsville, Belmont, Alfred, etc.)

  • Take Route 417 to Olean through Bolivar and Portville. Route 417 becomes E. State Street when you enter Olean.
  • Continue on Route 417(E. State Street) past Bradner’s Stadium and War Vets Park.
  • Turn right on to N. Clinton Street which is the first right hand turn after the bridge.
  • Drive down N. Clinton Street until it ends in the JCC parking lot

Alternatively, Allegany County travelers can take Route 86W.

  • Take Route 86W to exit 26 which puts you on Route 16.
  • Turn right onto Route 16 which brings you into Olean. Route 16 becomes N. Union Street.
  • Continue on N. Union Street past the Olean Center Mall and over the railroad tracks to the intersection of Routes 16 and 417 (E and W. State Streets).
  • Turn left onto E. State Street. Drive two blocks and turn left onto N. Clinton Street (not the street with the traffic signal; go one block past it).
  • Drive down N. Clinton Street until it ends in the JCC parking lot.