Herkimer College Alerts

The Admissions Office and the Advisement Center will have extended hours until 6 p.m. from Monday, January 13 through Thursday, January 16 and Tuesday, January 21 through Thursday, January 23. The Student Accounts and Financial Aid Offices will be open until 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 22 and Thursday, January 23. 


If you are using a GPS device, please use this address: 500 Lou Ambers Drive Herkimer, NY 13350. This is not the official address, but it will navigate you easily to our campus.

  • Take I-90 (NYS Thruway) to Exit 30 (Herkimer).
  • After toll booth, bear right onto Mohawk Street and immediately move to left lane. Go under two underpasses. After the second underpass, turn left at the first light onto Caroline Street.
  • Stay on Caroline Street and continue through the major intersection with Route 5 (McDonalds on left) and continue on Caroline Street.
  • You will drive several blocks through a residential section. Go all the way to the end of Caroline Street, and turn left onto German Street.
  • Stay on German Street for several hundred feet and turn right (before the light) onto to Lou Ambers Drive.
  • Proceed up the hill and around a bend past Campus Meadows apartments and into the College parking lot. The Robert McLaughlin College Center is the first building as you enter the parking lot.

Total distance from Exit 30 NYS Thruway [I-90] to the College is no more than 1.5 miles.