Driving Directions to Rutgers–Camden

Rutgers University–Camden is convenient to all major highways, including the New Jersey Turnpike, Atlantic City Expressway, and Routes 295, 676, and 76.

Visitor Parking

If you are attending a specific event at Rutgers University–Camden, parking may be available. Please check with the organizer if parking arrangements have been made. 

Visitor Parking Permit

Drivers planning a visit to Rutgers–Camden can purchase a visitor parking permit for $5 a day at Parking and Transportation Services (Fourth and Pearl Streets, inside the RUPD).

metered parking

City meters are also available around campus at 25 cents for 15 minutes, 12 hours max.

Camden County College Parking Deck

Visitors may park for a fee in the Camden County College parking deck at Broadway and Cooper Street. The garage entrance is accessible from Sixth and Penn Streets. Visitors must take their ticket to the lobby to pay in order to exit the parking deck.

More about visitor parking.

On a GPS or navigation app, entering "303 Cooper Street, Camden, New Jersey" will take you to the campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets. We encourage drivers to use a GPS or navigation app in conjuncation with the directions below.

New Jersey Turnpike (North or South)

  • Turn off at Exit 4. After toll booths proceed on Route 73 North approximately one mile to Route 38 West.
  • Route 38 will merge with Route 30.
  • Proceed on Route 30 West for approximately one mile where the road forks.
  • Take the right fork marked “Local Traffic Only, Last Exit Before Toll.”
  • Continue straight ahead to Seventh Street and turn left.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.
  • The campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets will be several blocks ahead on the right.

Route 295

Southbound - Coming from the north

  • Turn off at Route 38 West exit at Moorestown.
  • Route 38 will merge with Route 30.
  • Proceed on Route 30 West for approximately one mile where the road forks.
  • Take the right fork marked “Local Traffic Only, Last Exit Before Toll.”
  • Continue straight ahead to Seventh Street and turn left.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.
  • The campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets will be several blocks ahead on the right.

Northbound - Coming from the south

  • Turn off at exit for North-South Freeway (Route 42).
  • Follow signs to Camden, exiting at Route 676.
  • Proceed along Route 676 to Exit 5B marked “Last Exit Before Toll - Benjamin Franklin Bridge.”
  • Turn left onto Linden Street at the first stop light. Continue one block to Seventh Street and turn left again.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.
  • The campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets will be several blocks ahead on the right.

Atlantic City Expressway

  • Pick-up the North-South Freeway (Route 42).
  • Follow signs to Camden, exiting at Route 676.
  • Proceed along Route 676 to Exit 5B marked “Last Exit Before Toll - Benjamin Franklin Bridge.”
  • Turn left onto Linden Street at the first stop light. Continue one block to Seventh Street and turn left again.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.
  • The campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets will be several blocks ahead on the right.

Admiral Wilson Boulevard (Route 30 West)

  • Proceed approximately one mile from the Airport Circle where the road forks.
  • Take the right fork marked “Local Traffic Only, Last Exit Before Toll.”
  • Continue straight ahead to Seventh Street and turn left.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.
  • The campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets will be several blocks ahead on the right.

Philadelphia

Benjamin Franklin Bridge via route 676

  • Entering New Jersey from Route 676, stay to the right.
  • Follow signage for “Sixth Street/Broadway” and take that exit.
  • On the exit ramp, bear right toward Sixth Street and stop sign.
  • Once through stop sign at the end of the exit, go one block to Cooper Street and make a right.
  • The campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets will be several blocks ahead on the right.

Walt Whitman Bridge via route 76

  • Entering New Jersey from Route 76, take the “Camden/Gloucester City” exit.
  • Proceed in the left lane about 1,000 feet to the Camden Exit.
  • Turn left and continue on Route 676 to Exit 5B marked “Last Exit Before Toll - Benjamin Franklin Bridge.”
  • Turn left onto Linden Street at the first stop light.
  • Continue one block to Seventh Street and turn left again.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.
  • The campus entry at Third and Cooper Streets will be several blocks ahead on the right.