The NYC Soccer Academy will be held at Columbia University’s Baker Athletics Complex, located at the northern tip of Manhattan at 218th Street & Broadway.  The street address is 533 W. 218th Street, New York, NY 10034.


Facilities include:


The Rocco B. Commission Soccer Stadium - one of the largest soccer-only facilities in the nation with seating for 3,500 people


The Lawrence A. Wien Stadium - a 17,000 seat facility featuring an Astroturf XL state-of-the-art surface


Subway: 1 train to 215th Street or A to 207th Street


Driving from Manhattan and New Jersey:

Take the Henry Hudson Parkway (West Side Highway) north to Dyckman Street exit.  Proceed east to Broadway (first major intersection).  Turn left on Broadway, and go 20 blocks to 218th Street. Turn left at 218th.  The entrance gate to The Baker Athletics Complex is immediately on the right.


Driving From Westchester:

Take the N.Y. Thruway (I-87) South (becomes Major Deegan Expressway in New York).  Exit at Fordham Rd. (207th Street) and turn right, going five blocks to Broadway.  Make a right on Broadway and proceed to 218th Street.  Turn left at 218th Street.  The entrance gate to The Baker Athletics Complex is immediately on the right.


Please note that parking within the Baker Athletics Complex is on a first-come first-serve basis. Limited street parking is available on 218th Street, and several parking garages are available in the vicinity of the Baker Athletics Complex.


The nearest public parking garages are located at:

West 218th Street and 10th Avenue

4055 10th Avenue

4036 10th Avenue

3976 10th Avenue