Directions

The Conference Center at Montclair State University

(University Hall, 7th Floor)
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair NJ  07043
973.655.3431

CAMPUS MAP

Because this location is a college campus, be sure to leave ample time to park, travel to the training building and check-in at the registration desk.  

From Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair

  • North on Valley Road, 3.3 miles to Normal Avenue light, turn left. The main entrance to the campus is on the right.
  • See instructions for PARKING below.

From Route 46 East

  • Approaching Route 3 intersection stay to the right.
  • Take exit for Valley Road Montclair/Paterson.
  • At Stop sign (bottom of exit ramp) make a right turn onto Valley Road heading south.
  • Travel on Valley Road to first traffic light (1 mile).
  • Make a right turn at light onto Normal Avenue. The main entrance to the campus is on the right.
  • See instructions for PARKING below.

From Route 46 West

  • Take exit for Valley Road Montclair/Paterson. Stay to the right.
  • At Stop sign turn right and move to the left lane to make an immediate left into a U-Turn section.
  • Follow the U-Turn and signs for Montclair.
  • At the U-Turn’s Stop sign make a right turn onto Valley Road heading south.
  • Travel on Valley Road to first traffic light (1 mile).
  • Make a right turn at light onto Normal Avenue. The main entrance to the campus is on the right.
  • See instructions for PARKING below.

From Route 3 West

  • At the Route 46 junction, bear left to merge onto Route 46 West.
  • Upon merging, stay in the right lane.
  • Take the first exit - Valley Road/Montclair.
  • Traveling the exit, stay to your right to turn onto Valley Road south.
  • Travel on Valley Road to first traffic light (1 mile).
  • Make a right turn at light onto Normal Avenue. The main entrance to the campus is on the right.
  • See instructions for PARKING below.

From Garden State Parkway Northbound

  • Exit 153B (left lane) to Route 3 West.
  • Follow Route 3 West

From Garden State Parkway Southbound

  • Exit 154 to Route 46 West.
  • Follow Route 46 West

From New Jersey Turnpike

  • Exit 16W to Route 3 West.
  • Follow Route 3 West

    NOTE: Motorists traveling on the Turnpike south of Exit 11 may exit there to the Garden State Parkway
    (Follow GSP Northbound.)

PARKING INSTRUCTIONS

CAMPUS MAP

Red Hawk Deck Parking

From Normal Avenue, turn right onto College Avenue (main entrance to campus). College Avenue will bend to the left and the parking garage is on the right adjacent to the Alexander Kasser Theater.

Park in the garage and follow the path for approximately 150 yards directly to University Hall/The College of Education and Human Services (Spanish Mission Style building; the largest building on campus). Go through the lobby and take the elevators at the North end of the building to the 7th Floor; Conference Center.

Handicap Accessible Parking

Park in Red Hawk Parking Deck in designated spaces, the contact Campus Transportation at 973.655.3326. A shuttle will then transport you directly to the Conference Center at University Hall. Elevators are located on the North lobby of the building. Take the elevators to the 7th Floor.