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Maritime Security Laboratory at the Babbio Center on Stevens Campus, overlooking Lower Manhattan

Stevens Campus is centrally located on the banks of the Hudson River directly opposite mid-town Manhattan.  The Maritime Security Laboratory is on the 6th floor of the the Babbio Center, which is located at the southeast corner of River and 6th Streets in Hoboken, NJ.

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Public Transportation

The Maritime Security Laboratory is a 10 minute walk north along the water from historic Hoboken Terminal, a multi-modal transportation hub.  You can reach Hoboken Terminal using PATH rapid transit railroad from Manhattan or Newark, most train routes and many bus routes operated by NJ Transit, the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail line, or by ferry from lower Manhattan (Pier 11/Wall Street or the World Financial Center).  From midtown Manhattan, it is fastest either to take PATH from W 33rd St (next to Penn Station) to Hoboken Terminal or to take the ferry from the W 39th St ferry terminal to Hoboken 14th St and walk 10 minutes south to Babbio Center.

Driving Directions to the Stevens Campus

From New York City

From Northern New Jersey and George Washington Bridge

From Upper New York State

From Points West and North West of Hoboken

From Points South West of Hoboken and Newark Liberty Airport

From Points South of Hoboken Via the Garden State Parkway

Once on Campus


On-Campus parking is limited, especially when classes are in session. Public parking garages are available on Hudson Street with reasonable fees in close proximity to campus.

If you decide to park on the street in Hoboken, pay very close attention to the parking signs. Parking in Resident Only spaces, streets scheduled for cleaning, or parking for over the four-hour visitor limit will result in your car being ticketed, booted or towed.

Municipal Garages:

B (at Second Street, between River and Hudson)

D (at 215 Hudson Street, between 2nd and 3rd)

G (at 315 Hudson Street, between 3rd and 4th)


Up to 1 hour: $3.00

Up to 2 hours: $4.00

Up to 4 hours: $7.00

Up to 6 hours: $10.00

Walking Directions to Campus from Hudson Street Parking Garages:

Proceed to Hudson Street and turn right onto Hudson. At Fourth Street, you will come to a park. Cut diagonally through the park, on the other side, on Fifth Street, is the Edwin A. Stevens and McClean Buildings. There is a campus map on River Street side of the Edwin A. Stevens building or view an online Campus Parking Map.


The best lodging option is the new W Hotel Hoboken, 3 blocks from the Babbio Center.

W Hotel Hoboken
225 River St.
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Walking Directions
0.4 miles

Sheraton Suites on the Hudson in Weehawken

500 Harbor Boulevard
Weehawken, NJ 07087

Distance: 1.16 miles

Hyatt Regency Jersey City

2 Exchange Place
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Distance: 3.46 miles

Marriott Courtyard in Jersey City

540 Washington Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07310

Distance: 2.72 miles

Sheraton Meadowlands Hotel and Conference Center in East Rutherford

2 Meadowlands Plaza
East Rutherford, New Jersey 07073

Distance: 6.20 miles

DoubleTree Club Suites in Jersey City

455 Washington Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07310

Distance: 2.58 miles

Holiday Inn at the Harmon Meadows Plaza in Secaucus

300 Plaza Dr.
Secaucus, NJ 07094

Distance: 4.77 miles

Embassy Suites at the Meadowlands in Secaucus

455 Plaza Drive
Secaucus, NJ 07094

Distance: 4.67 miles

Marriott in Secaucus

455 Harmon Meadow Boulevard
Secaucus, NJ 07094

Distance: 4.78 miles