Step 13: Quick Guide to Local Services

Welcome! We’ve put together this list of area attractions and services to help you get acquainted to your new home.

Campus Resources

Academic Resources

Centers for Academic Success and Advising (CASA)
Career Development Center
Student Handbook

Student Life Resources

Center for Student Engagement, Leadership and Orientation
Accessibility Resources Center
Emergency Procedures & Notifications

Area Resources

Emergency and Police Services


Old Lyme Police Department
Route 156, Old Lyme
(860) 434-1984

State Police Westbrook
I-95 & Spencer Plains Road
(860) 399-2111

Health Services

Middlesex Hospital
Shoreline Medical Center
260 Westbrook Road, Essex, CT
(860) 358-3700

Charter Oak Walk-In Medical Center
324 Flanders Road, East Lyme, CT
(860) 739-6953


Saybrook Poly-Clean Center
655 Boston Post Road
Old Saybrook, CT

Foster Mark
Essex Plaza
1 Essex Plaza, Essex, CT

News And Events

The Day (New London)
The Hartford Courant
New Haven Advocate
New Haven Register
Shoreline Times

Car Rental

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
434 Boston Post Road
Old Saybrook, CT
(800) 395-0758

Taxi & Car Service

Essex Taxi
(860) 767-7433
Curtin Livery
(860) 443-7655

Shopping In Old Lyme

Halls Road:
Webster Bank, Citizens Bank, Essex Savings Bank, Shell Gas Station, Coffee Works, and Morning Glory Cafe

Old Lyme Marketplace:
Big Y Supermaket (Red Box), Bank of America, Rite Aid Pharmacy, Florist, Hardware Store, Office Depot, Subway, SNAP Fitness (Student Discount), and the Old Lyme Post Office

Old Lyme Plaza:
Hideaway Restaurant, Hong Kong II, Andy’s Deli, DaVinci Pizzeria, Sky Nails & Spa

Lyme Street:
Florence Griswold Museum, Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe, Illiono’s Pizza, and Koffee’s Market

Shopping Nearby

Old Saybrook (I-95 S Exit 68):
Walmart, Starbucks, Marshals, Stop&Shop, CVS, Staples, Big Lots, Saybrook Lanes, and a variety of restaurants

Westbrook (I-95 S Exit 65):
Marquee Cinema’s, Tanger Outlets

New London/Waterford(I-95 N Exit 82):
Crystall Mall, Target, Walmart, Dicks Sporting Goods, Best Buy,


Bradley International
Windsor Locks, CT

T.F.Green Airport
Warwick, RI


Shoreline East
Metro North


9 Town Transit
(860) 510-0429

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