Stevens students enjoy a vibrant and dynamic living and learning environment on our stunning, 55-acre residential campus in Hoboken, New Jersey. Our residential community celebrates and promotes diversity, fosters respect and leadership skills, and facilitates a wide variety of experiences and activities that support the development of well-rounded individuals.
Life in Hoboken
Nicknamed the Mile Square City for its compact size, Hoboken offers an urban lifestyle with a small town feel. According to Walk Score®, Hoboken is the most walkable city in New Jersey, scoring a 95 out of 100.
Living in Hoboken
Locally-owned stores and restaurants – and a population that promotes its sense of community – make it easy to transition from transplant to local. With Lower Manhattan a 10-minute train ride away, a rail system that navigates the Northeast and multiple international airports less than 20 miles from campus, the world is at your door.
The Best of Both Worlds
Stevens offers the very best of both small town and big city living. Our hometown of Hoboken – ranked one of the top college towns in the nation by The Princeton Review – is a lively, pedestrian-friendly community, offering a variety of boutiques, restaurants, parks, cafes, and nightlife. Nearby, New York City is a quick train, bus or ferry ride from Stevens’ waterfront campus on the Hudson River, connecting students to Manhattan’s world-famous culture, business, and entertainment.
Endless Dining Choices
Endless Dining Choices Stevens offers several different on-campus eateries and cafes that offer everything from fresh salads to fresh coffee. If you don't feel like eating on-campus, dine in Hoboken, where several award winning restaurants call home or order take-out from one of the city's culinary delights. From Italian to Middle Eastern to Thai, Hoboken offers fare for every palate!
There are seven unique residence halls located on the Stevens campus that are home to undergraduate students during the academic year. These residence halls foster a rich social atmosphere that complements the university’s intellectual, academic environment. Undergraduates and their classmates are close to all Stevens resources, including classrooms, labs, the library, dining facilities and the athletic center.
Living Learning Communities
Stevens’ Living Learning Communities bring together students who share the same identities, passions, or interests. Students at Lor-el centerThe Office of Residential Education is excited to offer 3 living learning communities to the Stevens residential experience! In addition to the Lore-El Center for Women, there are 2 first-year living learning communties: First Generation Scholars, or 1GS, and Women in Math, Science, and Engineering, or WiMSE.