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Best things to do in Newark

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Deli / Bodega
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4 locals recommend
University
“A medium-sized, 4-year, public university. This coed college is located in a large city in an urban setting and is primarily a residential campus. It offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. www.njit.edu Quick Facts March 1 Regular application deadline See all deadlines Medium-sized 8,008 total undergrads 1,108 degree-seeking freshmen See more about student body and campus life 61% graduate within six years See info about majors and learning environment $14,683 average financial aid package 61% of financial need met (average) Tuition and fees: $16,108 in-state, $30,326 out-of-state See more cost and aid infoor Calculate Your Net Price Type of School Accreditation: Regionally Accredited, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools College Board Member College Board Code: 2513 Location Main Address 323 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Newark, NJ 07102 (973) 596-3000 www.njit.edu View Map Get Directions Admission Office University Heights Newark, NJ 07102 Phone: (973) 596-3300 Toll Free: (800) 925-6548 Fax: (973) 596-3461 Email: admissions@njit.edu Contact: Stephen Eck, Director of Admissions Are you on track? See if you're set to meet this college's requirements — and how you can get there. Go to Academic Tracker Does this college have what you want and need? Go to College Search Identify what's important Check back to see how this college compares PLEASE NOTE: College Search profiles are based primarily on information supplied by the colleges themselves in response to the College Board's Annual Survey of Colleges, with some data provided via federal and state agencies. Costs, dates, policies, and programs are subject to change, so please confirm important facts with college admission personnel.”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Rutgers–Newark is one of three regional campuses of Rutgers University, the public research university of the U.S. state of New Jersey, located in the city of Newark.”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Full-service chain bar & grill providing hearty American eats in an informal setting... Just 8-10 minutes away.”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Restaurant
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“Very excellent and tasty meals with a spanish twist. After work happy hours. Luncheon and dinner specials. My favorite the grilled salmon and shrimp served with broccoli or spicy collard greens and rice with spanish cut potatoes.”
4 locals recommend
Health
1 local recommends
Performing Arts Venue
“a short PATH train away, but well worth it...call 973-643-8014 for current venue.”
3 locals recommend
University
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“Located right around the corner, beautiful local art gallery featuring some of Newark's local artists and work of some great poets! Some nights they host events where you can sip wine and mingle with the locals ”
2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
2 locals recommend
Beauty Salon
“In and out as long as its not a weekend afternoon. I have never been there more than an hour. Good service. The nail shop is right next door!”
1 local recommends
Nail Salon
1 local recommends
Food
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“For a quick item you may have forgotten this is your spot. Brush, toothpaste, socks etc..”
2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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1 local recommends