The Long Island Center of Empire State College has been in operation for more than 25 years. There are three locations: the center headquarters at Old Westbury; the unit in Hauppauge; and the unit in Riverhead . Students at the Long Island Center come from a wide variety of backgrounds and seek a college education for many different reasons. Our mentors offer students topics of study in all the areas of study offered by the college. Enrolled students are welcome to study with mentors at any of the college’s three locations on Long Island.