The land on which the University stands is part of the ancient homeland and unceded traditional territory of the Lenape people. We pay respect to Lenape peoples, past, present, and future and their continuing presence in the homeland and throughout the Lenape diaspora. Learn more.
Whether you experience campus virutally or in-person, you will see Princeton University's park-like campus is revered for its architectural and natural beauty. Our 600-acre residential community is located in central New Jersey in a cosmopolitan town of approximately 30,000 residents. The University is centrally located between Philadelphia and New York City and is accessible by many means of transportation, including Amtrak and NJ Transit. Princeton University has its own NJ Transit train station on campus.
If you decide to visit campus, we recommend you consult our list of local resources, including restaurants and lodging, as well as directions to Princeton’s campus. Visitor parking is located in Lot 23 along Faculty Road on the south end of campus.
Student-led Campus Tour and In-person Admission Information Session
Join us for an in-person admission information session and/or a student-led tour of our beautiful 600-acre campus
On weekdays, we offer in-person Admission Information Session and a student-led campus tour. Weekend visitors will have the opportunity to register for a student-led tour. Your tour guides will share their Princeton experience with you as you stroll through the heart of the University and learn more about our history, traditions and academic programs. Registration is required and space is limited.
Take a self-guided campus tour via your smartphone.
Download Adora, an app created by Princeton students, and explore campus from your fingertips. Text Princeton to 58052 to start exploring campus.
Explore campus with your school or community-based organization.
School groups and community-based organizations looking to bring ten or more students on a campus tour can request a guided group tour. All visits are subject to approval. Due to space constraints, we are only able to offer group tours on Wednesdays in the spring of 2022.
YouVisit Virtual Tour
Explore campus from your desktop or smartphone.
Our 23-stop tour, led by Princeton undergraduates, highlights academic buildings, athletic complexes and many student support services. The tour is available in four languages.