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Newark Campus

536 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Growing and evolving to meet the needs of the professional world, the Newark campus offers healthcare programs as well as the business and professional programs for which Berkeley College has long been known.

In the heart of the central business district across from Washington Park, Berkeley’s campus is exceptionally convenient. It’s easily accessible by train, bus, NJ Transit Light Rail (which stops right in front of the building), and the PATH system, which provides convenient access to Manhattan and Hudson County. Newark Penn Station and the Broad Street Train Station are only minutes away.

Major employers, retailers, government offices, and cultural attractions are within walking distance. The Newark Museum, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, and the Newark Public Library are also nearby.

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Campus Directions

From Route 21 South: Follow Route 21 South (McCarter Highway) into Newark and go past the back of the Newark Bears ballpark and make a right onto Bridge Street. Follow Bridge Street to Broad Street and turn left. The College is the white four-story building located immediately on your left between the IDT and Verizon buildings.

From Route 21 North: Follow Route 21 North to the major intersection at Raymond Boulevard and make a left. Follow Raymond Boulevard two blocks to Broad Street and make a right. The College is the white four-story building located on your right between the IDT and Verizon buildings.

From New Jersey Turnpike: Take Exit 15W (Newark/280). After toll booth follow Route 280 West to Exit 15A (Route 21 South). Upon exiting stay left and follow the loop around to Route 21 South (McCarter Highway). Proceed as above from Route 21 South.

From Garden State Parkway: Take Exit 145 (Route 280). Follow signs to Route 280 East to Exit 15 (Route 21 South-Downtown). At the bottom of the ramp to Route 21 South, make a right onto Route 21 South (McCarter Highway). Proceed as above from Route 21 South.

From Route 78 East: Follow Route 78 East until it splits near Newark Airport, follow signs to Routes 1 and 9 and 21 North (McCarter Highway). Proceed as above from Route 21 North.

By NJ Transit Bus: Take the 11, 13, 27, 28, 29, 39, 41, 59, 66, 72, 76, 78, or 108 bus to Washington Park/Broad Street. The College is located across the street.

From Newark Penn Station: Take NJ Transit Light Rail to the stop at Atlantic Street, which is adjacent to the College.

NJ Transit Bus: Take the 72 or 76 to Washington Park. The College is located across the street.

NJ Transit Newark Subway: Take to the Military Park stop. Walk 4 blocks north on Broad Street to the College.

From Broad Street Station: Take NJ Transit Light Rail to the stop at Washington Park. The College is located across the street.

Campus Operating Officer

Berkeley College Campus Operating Officers (COOs) at the New Jersey and New York campuses and Berkeley College Online® have a variety of responsibilities that include overseeing day-to-day operations, finances, student and staff retention, space management, community outreach, and monitoring training and professional development programs.

At each campus, there are always new challenges and new opportunities. Though the needs vary, the COOs all agree that they love mentoring, coaching, and discovering the potential in their students.

Click to read more information about the Campus Operating Officer.

Facility Rentals

In the heart of Newark, near transportation and many of the city’s most popular destinations, a range of meeting facilities is available for rent at Berkeley College. A versatile lecture room, a conference room, a multipurpose room, and the Student Center accommodate groups from 25 to 175. Media equipment and catering services are available and rooms can be set up for your specific needs. Inquire about your rental request as early as possible to ensure availability. We’ll be happy to help in any way possible to make your event a success.

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