Parking and Accommodations

Conference Parking

Personal vehicles: Parking for conference attendees will be available in the Rutgers Newark Washington Deck #2 at 166 Washington St, Newark (corner of Warren Street).

University vans: Groups that arrive in large passenger vans need to park in the Bradley Lot (#508) at 110 Warren St, Newark (between Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd and University Ave).

 

Accommodations

Hilton Newark Penn Station, 1048 Raymond Blvd, Newark, NJ

Hotel Indigo, 810 Broad St, Newark, NJ

Robert Treat Hotel (Best Western), 50 Park Pl, Newark, NJ

 

Transportation

Newark Penn Station is located at 1 Raymond Plaza West & Market Street, Newark. It is approximately one mile or a 15 to 20 minute walk to/from the Paul Robeson Campus Center. You can also secure a cab from the train station.

Rutgers Newark campus map and directions

Safety/Walking in and about Newark: Newark is a city with its share of crime. It is relatively safe to walk to and from the hotels during daylight and in the University Heights and Downtown sections in the daytime. It is relatively safe to walk in the Ironbound both day and after dark. However, after dark, do not walk alone, please only walk in groups. To go to and from Newark Penn Station after dark take the light rail. There is a taxi stand in front of Penn Station at the door in front of the Information Desk. If you have a problem please call: Rutgers-Newark Campus Police at 973-353-5111 or 5581; or blue emergency phones all over campus.