NonCon VI will held at Vassar College, in Poughkeepsie, NY (about two hours north of New York City).
All events will be held in Main Building. When you arrive at Vassar campus, signs will direct you
to and from parking, to the location of the convention. The front gate should also have
handouts available to direct you to the convention.
NonCon by Car
Here are some printable directions to Vassar College from popular locations
[opens in new window for easy printing]. If these are of no help, we suggest Mapquest.
Enter "124 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY, 12604" as your destination.
NonCon By Train
The Metro North train runs every hour from Grand Central Station in NYC to Poughkeepsie.
Also, various Amtrak lines run through Poughkeepsie. You can visit
Metro North or Amtrak for more
details and schedules. If there is enough need, we will consider running a shuttle from the train
station to Vassar College campus (please let us know on your registration form if you will need this
service); otherwise, taxis, cost is approximately $5, can easily be found.
NonCon By Bus
A number of bus lines serve Poughkeepsie, including Greyhound and Trailways. Again,
if you will need help getting from the bus station, please let us know on your registration form.
Crash Space will be available in one or several dorm houses. In addition,
one of the rooms in Main Building, where the con events will be held will have couches and
floor space available for this purpose at night. You will need to bring your own sleeping bag, pillow, etc...
Once You're at Vassar
Navigating Vassar's Campus
Vassar is big. We know this. Thankfully, there's a map.
Parking for NonCon guests is available in the college's North or Limited daytime parking is also
available on Raymond Ave and Collegeview Ave, the two streets bordering the campus. When you
reach Vassar campus there should be signs directing you to North Lot.
Main Building is wheelchair accessible via a ramp on the west side of the building,
and all floors can be reached via elevator.
If you have any special needs not covered above, or any other questions, please do not
hesitate to contact us.