Prospective Employee Resources

Newark and the New York 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.

Situated in the heart of Newark, the university shares the city’s vibrant and multicultural University Heights district with the campuses of Rutgers University – Newark, the Rutgers Center for Law and Justice, Essex County College, and the developing University Heights Science Park. University Heights and the adjacent downtown section comprise the hub of Newark’s ongoing economic and cultural renaissance.

Newark Attractions


Relocation Assistance

Below is a list of links to off-campus housing in Newark, NJ. This list is provided for your convenience and is not comprehensive. It is provided for informational purposes only and is not to serve as an endorsement by the University of any views, opinions, services, products or businesses made available through or described on these websites.

Apartments for rent in Newark, NJ     

Additional apartments for rent in Newark, NJ

Homes for sale in Newark, NJ

Additional homes for sale in Newark, NJ              


Dual Career Resources

NJIT is a member of the  New Jersey – Eastern Pennsylvania – Delaware chapter of the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium, which supports the efforts of each of its member institutions to recruit and retain outstanding faculty, administrators, and staff through the sharing of information and resources. NJIT’s HERC membership allows us to facilitate connections with other local colleges and universities that can help with dual-career issues.

HERC maintains its own list of dual-career resources and provides a dual-career search engine as well.