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

Drivers planning a visit Rutgers–Camden can register and purchase a visitor parking permit for $2 a day at the Parking Department (Fourth and Pearl Streets). City meters are also available around campus at $0.25 for 15 minutes, 12 hours max.

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 main parking lot is Lot 11 at the end of Cooper Street.

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 main parking lot is Lot 11 at the end of Cooper Street.

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 main parking lot is Lot 11 at the end of Cooper Street.

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 main parking lot is Lot 11 at the end of Cooper Street.

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 main parking lot is Lot 11 at the end of Cooper Street.

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 main parking lot is Lot 11 at the end of Cooper Street.

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 main parking lot is Lot 11 at the end of Cooper Street.