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EC New York: Upper East Side

Photos show samples of available rooms. Fixtures, fittings and sizes may vary.

Accommodation Features

Room Facilities

Building Facilities

  • Bike Racks
  • Free-Wifi
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Netflix
  • Picnic Areas


  • Common areas are cleaned daily. Students are in charge of cleaning their rooms. Supplies are provided. On floors 4, 6, and 7 there will be a “Community Cleaning” section provided for the residents to get cleaning supplies.
  • There are 4 washers and 4 dryers in the residence, both cost $2.50 to operate. The machines are coin and card operated. Students need to buy their own washing liquid.
  • Refrigerator, microwave, freezer, cooking range, and oven.. Basic cooking utensils are provided. Students need to provide their own silverware, plates, and cups.
  • Utility bills included
  • 24-Hour Security and CCTV on site as well as a Concierge.
Room Type
Single / Twin / Studio Single
Bathroom Type
Private / Semi-Private. Bathroom ratio: Private bathroom or 2:1
Board Status

Description of Local Area

Upper East Side Apartments is located in the charming and residential Upper East Side neighborhood, which is within walking distance of Central Park, The Met, and other world-class cultural institutions. The apartments are surrounded by high-quality residential buildings and beautiful, lush parks. They are also near trendy cafes and restaurants and walking distance to several banks, grocery stores, and libraries.

Description of Accommodation

All utilities are included in this fully furnished apartment. The apartment comes with a kitchen in every apartment (students have to provide silverware, plates, and cups), with free high-speed internet and Wi-Fi. There is a flat screen TV with cable setup included. Laundry room is on-site.


334 E 79th St.
New York, NY 10075

Phone Number


Emergency Number




Arrival and departure

  • Arrival Day: Saturday (Sunday arrival allowed)
    Check-in time: 12:00-14:00
    Early and Late check-in allowed.


  • Departure Day: Saturday
    Check-out time: 10:00 

Journey to school

  • Walk 6 minutes to 77 St Station.
  • Take the 6 towards Brooklyn Bridge City Hall and exit at 42nd St.
  • EC New York is located at 1501 Broadway 11th Floor, New York, New York 10036


Cancellation prior to arrival

Students cancelling or postponing 14 days or less prior to their accommodation dates will be charged a two-week accommodation fee at the rate quoted in the price list for the accommodation booked and the accommodation placement fee.

Cancellation after arrival

Students leaving their accommodation must give notice in writing 4 weeks prior to termination. If the 4-week notice period is not provided a cancellation fee equal to 4 weeks of the accommodation cost will apply. After deducting the price of accommodation used at the rate quoted in the price list, including the required notice period charged at the same rate, students will be refunded the remaining accommodation costs.

Airport Pickup

If you booked an airport transfer, after Immigration, please follow these instructions:
- Collect your luggage
- Pass through Customs
- Go to the airport terminal exit.
- Your driver will be waiting outside (look for a sign with your name on it)

: International transfers will arrive one hour after the flight lands and domestic arrivals will arrive 30 minutes after the flight lands to allow the students to retrieve their luggage.
- If you do not see a driver with a sign with your name on it, please call the EC New York Emergency phone line at +1-631-612-4494

Other ways to get to your residence

Student can take Uber, Lyft or taxi to the residence.

Arrival Procedures

When the student arrives to the residence, they will go to the security desk. The key for the student’s room will be at the security desk, it will have their name and room number on it. It will be programmed to allow the student to enter their room. They will also show this to the security to prove they are residents to be allowed into the building

House Rules

  • This accommodation available to the students 18+
  • Please contact your EC Representative for information on deposit amount and payment as this information is subject to change.
  • Smoking is not permitted in any part of the apartment.
  • Apartments may be mixed gender.
  • 1 guest per occupant is allowed, must show proof of vaccination. No overnight guests.
  • Students must show proof of vaccination or of a vaccination appointment to book this residence.