students walking in Newark

Visit Rutgers Law

In Newark, the law school is located in the Center for Law and Justice at Rutgers University–Newark, in the midst of New Jersey’s largest city, easily accessible to major highways and public transportation. The center is within walking distance to new graduate housing, restaurants, in addition to federal and state courts, law firms and legal public-interest organizations. More than 35,000 students attend classes in Newark’s downtown area and University Heights district, home to three public higher education institutions and a vital center for business, government, arts, and culture. 

The law school at Newark is easily reached from major highways and Newark Liberty International Airport is nearby. The school is close to Newark Penn Station, serviced by PATH, NJ Transit, and Amtrak trains and bus lines. Newark Broad Street Station also provides train access from New York City, as well as many New Jersey suburbs.