After entering Kean Union’s main entrance at 1000 Morris Avenue, the road will immediately fork. For the Bauer Boucher Theatre Center’s Zella Fry and Murphy Dunn Theatres (Vaughn Eames Hall), bear left; for Wilkins Theatre or the Little Theatre (Miron Student Center), bear right. If you are attending an event in the 1882 Carriage House at Liberty Hall Museum, free parking is available onsite at 1003 Morris Avenue. See a PDF of Kean’s parking lots.
Garden State Parkway (N)
Northbound: Take Garden State Parkway to Exit 140. Keep right and follow signs for Route 82 East towards Elizabeth (Morris Avenue East). Stay on Morris Avenue (Route 82 East) and Kean University’s main campus will be 2 miles down on your right.
Garden State Parkway (S)
Southbound: Take Garden State Parkway to Exit 140-A onto Route 22 West. Keep right and follow signs to Elizabeth (Route 82 East). Turn right on Morris Avenue (Route 82 East). Stay on Morris Avenue (Route 82 East) and Kean University’s main campus will be 2 miles down on your right.
New Jersey Turnpike
Take NJ Turnpike to Exit 13A. Follow signs for North Avenue West. Take North Avenue to Morris Avenue (there will be a T). Turn right onto Morris (Route 82). Take your first left into Kean University.
By Access Link
Kean University is accessible by Access Link, a public transportation service developed to comply with the paratransit regulations of the ADA, comparable to the NJ TRANSIT local fixed route bus and Light rail systems.
NJ Transit #52 and #26 between Elizabeth and Springfield pass Kean’s campus on Morris Avenue. NJ Transit #113 between Plainfield and Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, stops at Salem Road and Morris Avenue.
The Union Station is located at 900 Green Lane in Union, New Jersey. The station is directly across the street from Kean’s main campus. Union Station is on NJ Transit’s Raritan Valley Line, which runs northeast to Newark Penn Station, and southwest to High Bridge in Hunterdon County.
Elizabeth Station (2 mi from Kean campus) is located on West Grand Avenue, one block west of Broad Street in Elizabeth, New Jersey, and is accessible by bus or taxi. The NJ Transit Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast line trains stop here. The Northeast Corridor line runs northeast to Newark Penn Station and New York Penn Station, and southwest to Trenton. The North Jersey Coast line runs northeast to Newark’s Penn Station and New York City and southeast to Bay Head in Ocean County.