Rutgers at Scotch Plains

Directions to the Rutgers Scotch Plains Location

1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

Phone: 732-445-INFO (4636)


Please note the university is on the same campus as the Union County Vo-Technical School


From New York City:
  • From Lincoln Tunnel to New Jersey Turnpike South, take Exit 15W for I-280W. Continue on I-280W for 5 miles and take Exit 12 and keep left on the fork toward Garden State Parkway South. Follow direction From Garden State Parkway coming from North.
  • From the Holland Tunnel, take Route 1&9 South and take exit toward US-22W. Travel 5 miles and take exit on left to Garden State Parkway South. Follow direction From Garden State Parkway coming from North.
From Garden State Parkway coming from North:
  • Exit 135, take RIGHT onto Central Avenue towards Westfield (Shoprite will be on your right). At first light, turn LEFT onto Raritan Road (in Clark) and proceed straight for approximately 1.5 miles to traffic light at intersection of Lake Avenue. Stay on right lane (Rotondo's Deli will be on left).
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From Garden State Parkway coming from South (NJ Turnpike (I-95) exit 11):
  • Option 1: Exit 135 and bear left coming off the exit. Go through the 1st traffic light, stay on the middle lane and make a LEFT on the 2nd traffic light into Central Avenue passing under the GSP Bridge. Stay on the right lane and go through a traffic light (Shoprite will be on your right). Turn LEFT at the next light onto Raritan Road (in Clark) and proceed straight for approximately 1.5 miles to traffic light at intersection of Lake Avenue. Stay on right lane (Rotondo's Deli will be on left).
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  • Option 2: Exit 135, bear to right coming off the exit. Take the right spur onto Brant Street and go to the end. At the light make a RIGHT onto Westfield Ave. (Exxon Station on corner). Proceed to next light and make a LEFT onto Raritan Road (Clark) and proceed straight for approximately 1.5 miles to traffic light at intersection of Lake Avenue. Stay on right lane (Rotondo's Deli will be on left).
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  • Turn RIGHT at traffic light onto Lake Ave, and travel approximately 1 mile to traffic light at intersection of Raritan. Road (in Scotch Plains). Turn LEFT onto Raritan Road (in Scotch Plains) and travel approximately 0.3 miles. Turn LEFT into the campus just past the Board of Education building.
From Route 22 East Or West:
  • Exit at Terrill Road. Continue for approximately 3 miles, where it will turn into Raritan Road (in Scotch Plains). After approximately ¼ mile, make RIGHT into the campus.
On Campus Directions:
  • Once on campus, continue to the rear of the campus. Rutgers is the last building on the right (Rutgers-School of Health Related Professions). Enter at the Main Entrance or the Conference Room Entrance next to the loading dock. Parking is available.