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Address & Location Details
Directions to the Institute for Women’s Leadership
Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building
162 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8555
848.932.1463 Fax 732.932.4739
The Institute is located on the Douglass Residential College Campus in a two-building grouping called the Women's Scholarship and Leadership Complex. It is on the third floor of the larger building called the Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building, which is farther from the street (Ryders Lane). Parking information is noted in the driving directions below. For those arriving by car, please contact the office a few days prior to your arrival so that we may arrange a guest pass for parking.
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By Train from New York City
From Pennsylvania Station (34th Street and 7th Avenue) take a New Jersey Transit train on the Northeast Corridor Line to New Brunswick, NJ. (Tel: 1-800-722-2222, http://www.njtransit.com) You can then take a taxi or the EE or F Rutgers bus (http://parktran.rutgers.edu/campusbuses.shtml). The nearest bus stop is at the intersection of George, Somerset, and Wall Streets.
By Bus from New York City
From Port Authority (42nd Street and 8th Avenue), lower Manhattan and the Wall Street area, Suburban Transit provides bus service to New Brunswick, NJ on the Princeton/East Brunswick/New Brunswick line. (Tel: 1-800-222-0492, http://www.suburbantransit.com)
NEW JERSEY TURNPIKE:
Take exit 9 and follow signs for "Route 18 North/New Brunswick." Continue with ROUTE 18 NORTH directions below.
ROUTE 18 NORTH:
Take George St./Douglass College exit. Proceed up exit ramp, staying to your left and enter a traffic circle. Exit the circle about half way around (first place to exit) and proceed onto Ryders Lane. Stay on Ryders Lane for about a quarter of a mile. The Women's Scholarship and Leadership Complex, which includes the Institute, is on your left. Parking is in lot 71A, on the left about 50 yards past the buildings.
ROUTE 18 SOUTH:
After crossing the John Lynch Memorial Bridge, you will pass the exit marked George Street. Stay to the right and take the traffic lane marked New Street and Commercial Avenue on the right. Take the second right onto Commercial Avenue. At the first light, turn left onto George Street. Proceed through the next traffic light to the traffic circle roundabout. Make the first right on the circle to get onto Ryders Lane. Stay on Ryders Lane for about a quarter of a mile. The Women's Scholarship and Leadership Complex, which includes the Institute, is on your left. Parking is in lot 71A just beyond the entrance to the buildings.
FROM U.S. ROUTE 1 SOUTH:
About a mile after passing the major intersection of Routes 1 and 130, take the "Ryders Lane/New Brunswick" exit which is just beyond an overpass. On Ryders Lane proceed through the first light (Labor Center Way). Parking lot 71A is on the right. After parking, turn right out of the lot, and follow the sidewalk to the Women's Scholarship and Leadership Complex.
FROM U.S. ROUTE 1 NORTH:
About ¾ of a mile past On the Border restaurant and Sears, take the "Ryders Lane/New Brunswick" exit. On Ryders Lane proceed through the first light (Labor Center Way). Parking lot 71A is on the right. After parking, turn right out of the lot, and follow the sidewalk to the Women's Scholarship and Leadership Complex.
Take exit 9. Sign reads "514 Spur, River Road/Bound Brook/Highland Park." Proceed east on River Road toward Highland Park to the fifth traffic light (approximately 3.4 miles), the major intersection at Metlars Lane. Turn right at the light onto the John Lynch Bridge (Route 18 South) and cross the Raritan River. Continue with ROUTE 18 SOUTH directions noted above.
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