Only 20 minutes by train to New York City, NJIT is located in Newark, New Jersey's largest city. Newark is also New Jersey's cultural and economic capital, boasting performance spaces, professional sports, great food, and five other nearby colleges.
The heart of campus life at NJIT is its Campus Center, which features multiple meeting rooms, ball rooms and an impressive atrium. Join BL and hundreds of professionals on October 17, 2019 at these beautiful facilities for a full day of difference-making experiences at this unique Opportunity Zone redevelopment event!
Transportation to NJIT’s Campus
NEWARK LIBERTY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - Five miles from NJIT campus. A minibus (Newark Airlink) or taxi service connects the airport with Penn Station in Newark bus, city subway and taxi connections may be obtained at the station. Train service is also available directly from Newark Liberty International Airport to Newark Penn Station.
NEWARK PENN STATION - Connections to the NJIT campus may be made by bus, city subway, or taxi.
NEWARK LIGHT RAIL - From Penn Station in Newark, take the Warren Street stop for the NJIT Campus. The Newark City
Subway is now part of the Newark Light Rail System run by NJ Transit. (Note: the Light Rail route requires a switch at Newark's
Penn Station; this mode of transport will take you some time).
MORRIS & ESSEX LINE BROAD STREET STATION - A five-block walk to the NJIT campus via MLK Blvd. or University Ave. to Central Avenue.
NJ TRANSIT GO BUS 28 - Go bus 28 provides a faster, more convenient trip between Bloomfield, Downtown Newark
and Newark Liberty International Airport. Go bus 28 departs every 10 – 15 minutes from 3:30am to 2:00am daily.
NJIT/RUTGERS SHUTTLE SCHEDULE - The shuttle bus is operated jointly with Rutgers-Newark and provides transportation for the University community between the two campuses, major mass transit systems, and Harrison and Kearny. As a courtesy, shuttle service is free to the Rutgers/NJIT community who present identification.
For GPS enter: “150 Bleeker St., Newark, NJ 07102”
Driving Directions to NJIT’s Campus
Garden State Parkway (GSP): Take exit 145 to Route 280 East, then follow Route 280 East directions.
New Jersey Turnpike: Take exit 15W to Route 280 West, then follow Route 280 West directions.
Route 280 West: After drawbridge take Exit 15A (21 South). Merge onto Grant St. Continue straight towards N Broad St. At
light, make a wide left onto University Ave. and continue for 4 blocks to Central Ave. and turn right. Make the first left on MLK
Blvd. At first light, turn right on Warren St. Go 2 blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT
Route 280 East: Take Exit 13 (First Street/Newark). At light, make a right on First Street. Go three lights to W. Market Street.
Make the soft left on W. Market Street. Go four lights to MLK Blvd. Make a left on MLK Blvd. Go one light to Warren Street. Make a
left on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT Parking Deck.
Route 1 & 9 North & South: Take exit marked Newark, Route 21 (McCarter Highway). Get in the right lane on the bridge and take the Broad St. exit. Go about 1 mile. Make a left on Court Street. Make a right at third light on MLK Blvd. Make a left at fifth light on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT Parking Deck.
Route 78: Take Route 78 to the Garden State Parkway. Follow GSP directions.
Route 22: Take Route 22 to Route 21 North. Follow directions for Route 21 North.
Route 21 North: Get in the right lane on the bridge and take the Broad St. exit. Go about 1 mile. Make a left on Court Street.
Make a right at third light on MLK Blvd. Make a left at fifth light on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on
Colden Street. Follow signs to the NJIT Parking Deck.
Route 21 South: From 21 South, turn right on Bridge Street shortly after passing beneath Route 280 overpass. Turn left on
Broad Street. Go one block and turn right on Washington Place. Go one block and turn left on Halsey Street. Go one block and
turn right on Central Avenue. Make the third left on MLK Blvd. At first light, turn right on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden
Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT Parking Deck.
New York Thruway: Thruway to Exit 14A, Garden State Parkway. Follow GSP directions above.
George Washington Bridge: NJ Turnpike South to Exit 15W. Follow Route 280 West directions above.
Lincoln Tunnel: West on Route 3 to NJ Turnpike South to Exit 15W. Follow Route 280 West directions above.
From Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island: Take Verrazano-Narrows Bridge (Interstate 278) and follow 278 across Staten
Island. Cross Goethels Bridge. Follow signs to New Jersey Turnpike North then follow New Jersey Turnpike directions above.
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Hampton Inn & Suites Newark Riverwalk: 100 Passaic Ave, Harrison NJ (973) 483-1900
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Robert Treat Hotel: 50 Park Place, Newark NJ (973) 622-1000
Hotel Indigo Newark Downtown: 810 Broad St, Newark, NJ (973) 242-0065
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