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Closed  & Renamed New Jersey Colleges & Universities

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Closed Colleges & Universities
Institution
Closed
Records Retained at:
Alma White College
1978
Alma White College
Zarephath, NJ  08890
Alphonsus College
1974
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave.
South Orange, NJ  07079
973-761-9000
Bayonne Junior College
1951
 
Bergen Junior College
(merged with Fairleigh Dickinson University)
1954
Fairleigh Dickinson University
1000 River Road
Teaneack, NJ  07666
201-692-2000
College of South Jersey
(merged with Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey)
1950
Rutgers University
George & Somerset Sts.
New Brunswick, NJ  08901-1281
732-932-1766
Don Bosco College
1990
Salesian Provincial House
148 Main St, Box 639
New Rochelle, NY 10802
914-636-4225
Englewood Cliffs College
1974
St. Peter's College
2641 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ  07079
201-915-9000
Essex Junior College
1937
Kean University
1000 Morris Ave.
Union, NJ  07083
908-527-2000
Immaculate Conception Seminary
(affiliated with Seton Hall University)
1986
Felician College
262 So. Main St.
Lodi, NJ  07644
973-778-1190
Jersey City Junior College
(Students transferred to Jersey City State College, now New Jersey City University)
1959
Board of Education
Park St. & Harrison Ave.
Jersey City, NJ
John Marshall College
(precursor to the Seton Hall Law School)
1950
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave.
South Orange, NJ  07079
973-761-9000
Law School of South Jersey
(became part of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey)
1949
Rutgers University
George & Somerset Sts.
New Brunswick, NJ  08901-1281
732-932-1766
Luther College of Bible
1978
Lutheran Bible Institute
3718 Macalaster Dr. NE
Minneapolis, MN  55421
612-788-7616
Maryknoll Junior College
1954
 
Mother Savior Seminary
1961
 
Mount Saint Mary College
1970
Georgian Court University
900 Lakewood Ave.
Lakewood, NJ  08701-2697
732-364-2200
Northeastern Bible College
1990
The King's College
The Empire State Bldg.
350 Fifth Ave.
New York City, NY  10118
212-659-7200
Panzer College of Physical Education
(merged with Montclair State College, now Montclair State University)
1958
Montclair State University
Valley Road & Normal Ave.
Upper Montclair, NJ  07043
973-655-4000
Saint Gabriel's College
1968
Iona College
715 North Ave.
New Rochelle, NY 10801-1890
914-633-2000
Fax: 914-633-2020
Saint Joseph's College
1970
St. Joseph's Prep. Seminary
Princeton, NJ  08540
Saint Michael's Monastery
1984
Passionist Provincialate
80 Davie St.
South River, NJ  08882
Salesian College
1973
Daughters of Mary Help of Christian
Haledon, NJ  07058
Shelton College
1971
Norman Mano Har
Shelton College
c/o Faith Theological Seminary
1001 West 70th Ave.
Philadelphia, PA  19126
215-927-3372
(Request transcript in writing, with name, address, telephone and enclose a check for $10.)
Tombrock College
1976
Tombrock
PO Box 3026
Paterson, NJ  07509
Trenton Junior College & School of Industrial Arts
(merged with Mercer County Community College)
1967

Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Rd.
Trenton, NJ  08690
609-586-4800

Union College
(merged with Union County Technical Institute to become Union County College)
1982
Union County College
1033 Springfield Ave.
Cranford, NJ  07016
908-709-7000
University of Newark
(merged with Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey)
1947
Rutgers University
George & Somerset Sts.
New Brunswick, NJ  08901-1281
732-932-1766
Upsala College
1995
Felician College
262 So. Main St.
Lodi, NJ  07644
973-778-1190
Villa Walsh Junior College
1971
Assumption College for Sisters
350 Bernardsville Rd.
Mendham, NJ  07945
973-543-6528
Westminster Choir College
(merged with Rider University)
1992
Rider University
2083 Lawrenceville Rd.
Lawrenceville, NJ  08648
609-896-5000

Renamed Colleges & Universities
Institution
Current Name
Atlantic Community College Atlantic Cape Community College
College of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
DeVry College of Technology
DeVry Institute
DeVry Technical Institute
DeVry University
Georgian Court College Georgian Court University
Glassboro State College Rowan University
Immaculate Conception Junior College Felician College
Jersey City State College New Jersey City University
Katharine Gibbs School Gibbs College
Kean College of New Jersey Kean University
Monmouth College Monmouth University
Montclair State College Montclair State University
Newark State College Kean University
Paterson State College The William Paterson University of New Jersey
Rider College Rider University
Rowan College Rowan University
Somerset County College Raritan Valley Community College
Trenton State College The College of New Jersey

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