There have been a number of exciting recent developments at NJIT as it continues to invest in the advancement of its existing facilities. New spaces are being added with the aim of providing an exceptional learning and living environment which is filled with top class teaching.
The centerpiece of campus renovation is the 200,000 square foot wellness and events center, boasting a 25-meter swimming pool, 10,000 square foot turf space and a 3,500-seat sports arena. A new life sciences and engineering center offers a multi-disciplined home of research facilities to open the door to new collaboration and learning opportunities. It features a two-story atrium and presentation space along with a new exterior plaza and lounge area for students to study and relax.
NJIT is also celebrating the opening of Makerspace, a training-focused, rapid prototyping facility. Covering a 10,000 square foot area, it houses various pieces of equipment from 3D printers to industrial equipment such as precision measurement and laser cutting machines. It is aimed at enticing manufacturers to the campus by offering them the tools to build and test innovative prototypes of new products.
These exciting developments, along with significant plans in the pipeline, show NJIT is continuing to embrace the challenges of working in the modern world.