Rutgers University Student Life in Newark

Trendy Newark: Visit The Division of Global Affairs at Rutgers University-Newark

Rutgers University student life is an important component of a well rounded educational experience. Being within twenty minutes of New York City and two hours from Washington D.C. by train the Division of Global Affairs at Rutgers University-Newark puts scholars within easy reach of and facilitates access to the world's foremost international organizations, financial institutions, non-governmental organizations, and think tanks.  Additionally, Newark is itself a global city with an exciting build up of cafes and public spaces.  Whether you're visiting the Division of Global Affairs as a prospective student, to engage in our seminar series, or as a current student you'll want to follow the links below to find some of Newark's trendy places near the Rutgers University-Newark campus.

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History and Culture



Cafes and Great Eats

  • The Coffee Cave offers excellent espresso drinks, famed homemade soups, and specialty teas
  • Catch up with friends and colleagues over drinks and a meal at 27 Mix
  • For Middle Eastern Cuisine stop in at the Green Chicpea
  • Excellent Cambodian Cuisine at Newark's favorite food truck run by popular chef Jerry Ley (catch daily location on twitter)
  • Stop in for a pint at a student favorite McGovern's Tavern



Newark in the News


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