Location and Directions

The Newark School of Theology is conveniently located in Downtown Newark at Two Park Place, close to The New Jersey Performing Arts Center.  Free parking is available in our lighted lot on Rector Street, across the street from the Newark YMWCA.

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Please note: The school parking lot on Rector Street can be reached only from McCarter Highway (Route 21) going South.

FROM THE NORTH:  Take McCarter Highway South and turn right at Rector Street.  Drive almost to the end of the block.  The school parking lot is the last lot on the left on Rector Street just before reaching Park Place.

FROM THE EAST:  Take Route 280 West (or Harrison Avenue West through Harrison) to McCarter Highway.  Take McCarter Highway South and follow the directions for FROM THE NORTH.

FROM THE WEST:  Take Route 280 East to Exit 15.  Drive South on McCarter Highway. Follow directions for FROM THE NORTH.

FROM THE SOUTH:  Take the Garden State Parkway North to Exit 145.  Take Route 280 East and follow the directions for FROM THE WEST.


From the South:  Take McCarter Highway North to Lombardy Street (just North of Don Pepe’s Restaurant, which is on the right).  Exit at Lombardy Street.  Turn left onto McCarter Highway going South. Turn right onto Rector Street. See FROM THE NORTH.

From the West:  Take Central Avenue East to Washington Street.  Turn left on Washington Street and proceed to Bridge Street.  Take Bridge Street to McCarter Highway and follow the FROM THE NORTH.