Tourist Attractions

Newark: The Renaissance City

NJIT is located in the heart of New Jersey's largest city. A major urban center, Newark is a city on the move. Some 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students attend classes in University Heights at the city's four public institutions of higher learning: NJIT, Rutgers-Newark, and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, and Essex County College.


Attractions in Newark's revitalized downtown include:

New Jersey / New York Metropolitan Region

NJIT is located in one of the nation's most exciting cultural and business regions. The Greater New York/New Jersey region offers a rich array of cultural and recreational offerings, and New York City, with its vast resources for education, cultural enrichment, and entertainment is just 20 minutes from the campus.


Attractions in New York City include: