• Best Western Robert Treat Hotel in Newark (50 Park Place, Newark, New Jersey 07102-4398, USA. Phone: 973-622-1000 • Fax: 973-622-6410). To obtain the special rates make sure to mention the BORAM meeting (Group Code 5135, Group Name: BORAM) when booking your room(s).

The Best Western is now sold out for most nights of the conference.

Alternative Hotel Options (mention Rutgers University for special rates):

  • Marriott Newark Downtown (858 Broad Street Newark New Jersey 07102 USA. Phone: (973) 848-0070). The Rutgers rate for the Mariott Courtyard is $129/night.
  • Hampton Inn and Suites Newark Riverwalk 100 Passaic Ave • Harrison, New Jersey 07029 Phone: (973) 483-1900 • Fax: (973) 483-1999). The Rutgers rate for the Hampton Inn is $139/night.

You need to make all hotel arrangements yourself. Please don't hesitate to contact us at if you need help with making the room arrangements.

  • Affordable student accomodation in the new "University Square" student dormitory is available at a weekly rate.

Accommodations are available in the "University Square" student dormitory. These are appartments with shared kitchen area, and bathrooms. Each appartment has two double occupancy rooms (2 people per room, 4 people per appartment). The weekly rate is $185/person for a shared room (includes linen and biweekly cleaning). To see pictures of the space please visit

All student dorm arrangements need to be made through the conference organizers (please do not contact the Rutgers student housing office directly).

In your conference registration please indicate your expected arrival/departure date in the "comments" section and select the appropriate "Student Dorm" bullet. Please submit payment together with your registration fee to the conference organizers (mail check made out to "Rutgers University - BORAM 2014" to Ms. Judy Slocum, Department of Chemistry, Rutgers University Newark, Newark, NJ 07102, USA). Link to Registration