Sunday June 25, 2017

We are proud to serve one of the most dynamic and desirable areas in the country — Northern New Jersey. On these pages, Town & Country Properties has compiled valuable information for you about its top attractions and highlights — things we think you would like to know when considering buying or selling a home in our area.

Colleges & Universities


College Of Saint Elizabeth


The College of Saint Elizabeth is a community of learning in the Catholic liberal arts tradition for students of diverse ages, backgrounds, and cultures. Founded in 1899 by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, the College has a strong tradition of concern for the poor, for developing leadership in a spirit of service and social responsibility, and a commitment to the promotion of women as full partners in society.

For more info, visit: http://www.cse.edu

Drew University


Located in picturesque Madison, New Jersey, Drew’s 186 acre, wooded campus is within walking distance of the Madison train station, which offers direct service to Midtown Manhattan’s New York Penn Station. The university is known for its small class sizes and personal attention to students.

For more info, visit: http://www.drew.edu

Fairleigh Dickinson University


FDU is an independent, nonsectarian, coeducational, multicampus institution. Founded in 1942, FDU achieved four-year status in 1948 and approval as a university in 1956. The University offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including doctoral programs in nursing practice, clinical psychology and school psychology; and an AACSB-accredited business school.

For more info, visit: http://www.fdu.edu

Princeton University


Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering.

For more info, visit: http://www.princeton.edu

Montclair State University


Located in New Jersey communities of Montclair, Little Falls, and Clifton, Montclair State University's main campus encompasses about 250 acres. MSU offers a comprehensive range of baccalaureate, master's, and certificate programs, as well as a focused portfolio of doctoral programs that are closely aligned with the University's academic strengths and the needs of the state.

For more info, visit: http://www.montclair.edu

Ramapo College


Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include nursing and social work. In addition, Ramapo College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels. Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as sixth in the Best Regional Universities North category for public institutions, Ramapo College of New Jersey is sometimes mistaken for a private college. This is, in part, due to its unique interdisciplinary academic structure, its size of approximately 6,008 students and its pastoral setting in the foothills of the Ramapo Mountains on the New Jersey/New York border.

For more info, visit: http://www.ramapo.edu

The College Of New Jersey


The College of New Jersey is a highly selective institution that has earned national recognition for its commitment to excellence. Founded in 1855 as the New Jersey State Normal School, TCNJ has become an exemplar of the best in public higher education and is consistently acknowledged as one of the top comprehensive colleges in the nation. TCNJ is rated the No. 1 public institution in the northern region of the country by U.S. News & World Report. In 2006, TCNJ was awarded a Phi Beta Kappa chapter—an honor shared by less than 10 percent of colleges and universities nationally.

For more info, visit: http://tcnj.pages.tcnj.edu