Location: Newark, N.J.
Year Built: 1979 (Founded: 1881)
Key Architects: Various, including: John Welch
Unfortunately NJIT can't seem to distance itself from its drab urban surroundings. This lack of a traditional college-campus feel, coupled with a dizzying variety of building styles (ranging from pseudo-medieval to Modernist) all come together to create a haphazard, ugly campus.