Directions to ALJBS


The American Legion Jersey Boys State program is a week-long event held on the campus of Rider University. The 280 acre campus is located on Route 206 in Lawrenceville, NJ - 3 miles north of Trenton and 5 miles south of Princeton.

GPS Address

2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648


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Directions from New York and North:

From the NJ Turnpike:
Take the New Jersey Turnpike south to exit 7A (I-195 West). Follow I-195 west to the exit for I-295 north toward Princeton. I-295 will become I-95 south. Take exit 7A off of I-95 to U.S. Route 206 south (Trenton). Rider is a quarter mile on the right.

From Route 1 South:
Take the exit for Interstate 95 South (sign says "To Pennsylvania.") Bear right at junction, following signs for I-95 south (Pennsylvania). Take exit 7A off of I-95 to U.S. Route 206 south (Trenton). Rider is a quarter mile on the right.


From South Jersey:

From the Garden State Parkway:
Take exit 98 (I-195 west). Follow I-195 west to the exit for I-295 north toward Princeton. I-295 will become I-95 south. Take exit 7A off of I-95 to U.S. Route 206 south (Trenton). Rider is a quarter mile on the right.

From I-295 North:
I-295 will become I-95 south. Take exit 7A off of I-95 to U.S. Route 206 south (Trenton). Rider is a quarter mile on the right.


From Philadelphia, South and West:

From Philadelphia:
Take I-95 north, straight over the Delaware River into New Jersey. Take exit 7A off of I-95 to U.S. Route 206 south (Trenton). Rider is a quarter mile on the right.

From the Pennsylvania Turnpike:
Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike east to the main Philadelphia exit 28 and follow the signs to I-95 north. Continue on I-95 north, straight over the Delaware River into New Jersey. Take exit 7A off of I-95 to U.S. Route 206 south (Trenton). Rider is a quarter mile on the right.


Registration

If arriving for Registration on Sunday, your best bet is to drive 300 yards to the south of Rider's main entrance to the "South Entrance" and make a right into campus. Once you go through the security gate, proceed to the large parking lot off to your right, you will see the backs of the Alumni Gym and Student Recreation Center (SRC). The Bart Luedeke Student Center will be to your left when facing the rear of Alumni Gym. Click here for more detailed instructions about the location of Registration!.

Seminar Speakers

Please meet the staff of ALJBS on the first floor Lobby of the Bart Luedeke Student Center. Follow the directions above and drive 300 yards to the south of Rider's main entrance to the "South Entrance" and make a right into campus. Once you go through the security gate, proceed to the large parking lot off to your right. The Bart Luedeke Center will be straight ahead toward the back of campus.


Parental Sign-Out/Drop-off

If coming during the week, once on the campus of Rider University, enter the main entrance and proceed to the rear of the mall, around and to the left to the Bart Luedeke Center. The Boys State staff are located in the Boys State Office (Basement, Room 14).


College & Career Fair

If you are attending the Jersey Boys State College & Career Fair presented by the New Jersey Boys State Foundation on Tuesday of week-long program, the event is held in teh Student Recreation Center. Please proceed to the South Entrance (300 yards to the south of Rider's main entrance) and make a right into campus. Once you go through the security gate, proceed to the large parking lot off to your right, you will see the backs of the Alumni Gym and Student Recreation Center (SRC). There is an entrance between the buildings, enter and make a left to proceed to the entrance to the Student Recreation Center. ALJBS and Rider staff will be there to greet you and direct you to your table.