The closest airport to Kean University is Newark-Liberty International Airport (EWR). The University is easily accessible from all of New York City’s airports.


Kean University is located in Union, NJ, one train station away from Newark Penn Station on NJ Transit. The Union train station is a five-minute walk from the Kean University Campus. You can find train schedules at


If you travel by car, parking between white lines is available and free on campus.


Directions to Kean University can be found at


The campus map can be found at The majority of events for the Institute will take place at the North Avenue Academic Building (NAAB), located to the left of the compass rose on the campus map.





Following is information about hotel accommodations. Please note that we reserved  a block of rooms at discounted rates at each hotel. If no more rooms remain at this rate when booking your room, try another hotel listed below. Also note: All hotels listed below provide free shuttle service to and from Newark-Liberty International Airport.

Breakfast, if not included in the hotel rate, will be served at the Institute.

The per night rate does not include state and local taxes (currently around 20%) in effect at the time of check-in. Inquire about nominal fees for additional guests.

The “book-by” date is the last date you can reserve your room at the conference rate.



Distance to Kean

Shuttle Service

Breakfast included?

Per Night


Book By

Kenilworth Inn, Kenilworth, NJ

3.1 mi.

Yes to Kean Univ. and Newark Airport



800-775-3645 Mention “Kean Univ. Aftermath Institute


Embassy Suites Newark Airport, Elizabeth, NJ

4.1 mi.

Yes to Newark Airport





Hilton Newark Airport, Elizabeth, NJ

2.2 mi.

Yes to Newark  Airport



1-800-HILTONS (Mention “KUAI”)

or go to


Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel, Elizabeth, NJ









DoubleTree Newark Airport, Newark, NJ

3.2 mi.












5.8 mi.

Yes to Newark Airport










Yes to Newark Airport








































Book your group rate for Kean University Room Block








or call 973-690-5500 and mention "KUA"


















Kean University is also easily accessible from New York City, so you may also consider staying in one of the thousands of hotels or apartments there. Trains between New York Penn Station and Union Station take about 30 minutes (with one transfer at Newark Penn Station) and run once every hour. Schedules can be found at Tickets from NYC to Union cost $7.25 each way.