The neighborhood surrounding YU's Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1300 Morris Park Avenue) and Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology (1165 Morris Park Avenue) is a safe and cozy corner of New York City comprising private homes and shops within walking distance. Also nearby are the restaurants and marinas of City Island, an authentic fishing community in the Bronx, as well as the world-renowned Wildlife Conservation Park (better known as the Bronx Zoo) and the New York Botanical Garden.
Parking: The PF Parking lot (718-430-7021), located on Eastchester Road, is one block north of Morris Park Avenue on the west side of the street. Please call for its hours of operation and other information. There's also a 24-hour (Einstein) Weiler Hospital parking lot on Sacket Avenue on Eastchester Road, opposite the Weiler Hospital, a short walk to the Belfer Building.