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New Jersey Institute of Technology Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Newark, NJ

Location and Setting


Newark Population
278,427
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Campus Size
48 acres

Weather

Temperature
23.4 average low in January, 82.3 average high in September
Rain
122 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Newark
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Newark

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
24% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Highlanders
School Colors
Red and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Fencing x x x x
Lacrosse     x x
Soccer x x x x
Swimming And Diving     x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Fencing x x
Lacrosse    
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Fencing x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
bowling, ice hockey

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, racquetball, soccer, table tennis, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student senate, student activities council, vector, institute of industrial engineers, wjtb geek radio
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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