Parking & Logistics

Parking & Logistics

For Campus Visitors (For Faculty, Students and Staff)

We look forward to welcoming you to campus! Please contact the President’s Office at 973-408-3100 or inauguration@drew.edu with any questions. If you have special needs, please call 973-408-3510.

Parking | Shuttles | Seating | Coffee and Refreshments | Celebration Lunch | Rain | Accommodations

Parking

All guest parking will be on campus. Please use the entry gate at Lancaster Avenue and Madison Avenue. Public Safety will direct you to parking.

Shuttles

Shuttles and golf carts will be available to take you from the parking lot to Simon Forum, where the Installation Ceremony will be held.

Seating

General seating for the installation will begin at 10 a.m. and all attendees will be welcomed through the Bell Tower Entrance into the Forum, which is closest to the parking lot. There will be signage as well as Inauguration staff to provide directions. There is reserved seating for those in the processional. Coat and umbrella checks will be available starting at 8 a.m. for both those processing and guests arriving to see the ceremony.

Coffee and Refreshments

Coffee and refreshments will be available for purchase at Starbucks in Ehinger Center (8 a.m.–4 p.m.) and in Java City in Brothers College (8 a.m.–3 p.m.).

Celebration Lunch

Please join us in Simon Forum immediately following the Installation Ceremony.

Rain

Due to the weather forecast, we have moved our outdoor Installation Ceremony scheduled for Friday, October 2, at 11 a.m. to the Simon Forum. The Alumni Reception scheduled for 3 p.m. that day will be in Crawford Hall of the Ehinger Center. View the full agenda and live streaming information.

Accommodations

For overnight accommodations, we recommend the following local hotels:

The Madison Hotel
1 Convent Road
Morristown, NJ 07960
800-526-0729

Wyndham Hamilton Park Hotel & Conference Center
175 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ 07932
973-377-2424

Both hotels are conveniently located near the Drew campus. When making your reservations, please indicate that you are visiting Drew University.

Please contact the President’s Office at 973-408-3100 or inauguration@drew.edu with any questions.