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

NJIT is pleased to recommend The Talbot Group, Inc./Academic Moves, a full-service relocation counseling firm ready to assist new hires, both faculty and staff, existing personnel, and retirees’ with no fee relocation services.

The Talbot Group services include selling an existing home, finding a new home, area tours (buyers only), and the discounted shipment of household goods.  Please click here for additional information about The Talbot Group and the services it provides.  Here’s a brief description of their “no fee” services:

  • Home Marketing/Selling Assistance – Vast broker network to help select the very best real estate agent, coordinate listing presentations, and invaluable real estate counseling from pre-listing to closing;
  • Home Finding/Buying Assistance – New area information, broker selection, tours, and constant real estate advice from initial call to closing;
  • Household Goods Move Management – Moving discounts are substantial with free insurance, and they will do a full post audit of your move to ensure accuracy! They also ship cars.

A dedicated relocation director will manage the entire relocation process.  For additional information, please contact The Talbot Group at or call them directly at (866)404-0234 ext. 25 or (203)470-2398.  You will find more contact information below:


The Talbot Group – Primary contact:

Vin Carboni

National Accounts Director

Phone: (203) 470-2398 (direct)

Phone: (866)404-0234 ext. 25 (toll free)




The Talbot Group – Secondary contact:

Ernie Coshonis

President and COO

Phone: (561) 482-4819 (direct)

Phone: (866) 404-0234 ext. 22 (toll free)

Email –


Please contact the Talbot Group as soon as possible; the quicker they have your information, the better they are able to assist with your relocation.


Additionally, 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.

Rentals in Newark



Apartment Guide

Hahne & Co.

Walker House

Homes for Sale in Newark




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.