Classes from 1970 to 1979

In the 1970's, NJIT saw:
  • The New Jersey School of Architecture was founded in 1973.
  • In September 1974, the Board of Trustees approved changing the name to New Jersey Institute of Technology, effective January 1, 1975.
  • Saul K. Fenster was named the university's sixth president in 1978.
  • NJIT's first residence hall -- Redwood Hall -- opened in 1979.

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