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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Helena Ross
Managing Assistant Director

Address
1000 Morris Ave
Union, NJ 07083

Phone
908-737-7106

Email
admitme@kean.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
University (Student) Center
Harwood Arena Sports Complex
Green Lane Academic Bldg
New Jersey Center for Science, Technology & Mathematics
Maxine and Jack Lane Center for Academic Success (CAS)
CAS & Vaughn Eames - Art Galleries, Human Rights Institute, Enlow Recital Hall, Wilkins Theater, Starbucks, Smash Burger, Jersey Mike?s, Auntie Ann?s, Cougars Den Cafe, Liberty Hall Museum, Holocaust Resource Center, Wynona Moore Lipman Ethnic Studies Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
New York City
Liberty Science Center
Liberty State Park
Jersey Gardens Mall
Van Gogh?s Ear Coffee Cafe/Coffeehouse
Other attractions: NJPAC,Newark Museum,Great Adventure,MetLife Stadium, Prudential Center, Woodbridge Center/Short Hills and Livingston Malls

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday - Saturday
M-Th: 8-6, F: 8-5, Sat: 9-1
908-737-7106

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Various- Monday 10AM & 3PM; Fri & Sat 10AM or by appt
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Mon 10AM & 3PM; Fri & Sat 10AM

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
benedicg@kean.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Closest airport is 5 miles from main campus: Newark Liberty International. University shuttle(s) available between main and east campus. By Train: NJ Transit?s Union Train station (Raritan Valley Line) is adjacent to campus. The Elizabeth Station is located on West Grand Avenue, one block west of Broad Street in Elizabeth, N.J., which is just two miles from campus by bus or taxi. The NJ Transit Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast line trains stop there. For further information about rail or bus schedules visit www.njtransit.com By Bus: NJ Transit #52 and #26 between Elizabeth and Springfield pass the Campus on Morris Avenue. NJ Transit #113 between Plainfield and Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, stops at Salem Road and Morris Avenue.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From the Garden State Parkway Northbound: Take Garden State Parkway to Exit 140, keep right and follow signs for Route 82 East towards Elizabeth (Morris Avenue East). Stay on Morris Avenue (Route 82 East) and Kean University Campus will be 2 miles down on your right. Southbound: Take Garden State Parkway to Exit 140-A onto Route 22 West. Keep right and follow signs to Elizabeth (Route 82 East). Turn right on Morris Avenue (Route 82 East). Stay on Morris Avenue (Route 82 East) and Kean University Campus will be 2 miles down on your right. For Kean Ocean in Toms River, NJ: please see https://www.ocean.edu/content/public/about/campus-map.html

Local Accommodations
AVE Union is adjacent to campus: http://aveunion.reslisting.com/ Vermella Union is across from campus: https://vermellaunion.com The Kenilworth Inn? 3.7 miles to campus: http://www.kenilworthinn.com/

Admissions

Applicants: 10,138
Acceptance Rate: 78%
Average HS GPA: 3.23







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