Welcome to KaplanNew Jersey Penn Station Center<br />One Gateway Center <br />Newark, NJ 07102<br />NewYorkMedicalInstitute<br />
New Jersey Penn Station<br />KAPLAN MEDICAL<br />NewYorkMedicalInstitute<br /><ul><li>Getting around
Our Lecture Facility
Our Step 2 CS Facility
Our Computer Labs
Finding an apartment
Furnishing your place
Opening a bank account
Fitness Center Options
Phone and internet
Grocery and convenience stores
Clothing and specialty stores
Local Attractions</li></ul>CS Classroom<br />
NYMIOur Lecture Facility<br /><ul><li>Our facility contains two lecture halls.
Our large lecture hall can comfortably seat 200 people
Our small lecture hall can comfortably seat 80 people
Each lecture hall is equipped with state of the art audio/video systems, large projector screens, and stadium seating providing a comfortable viewing experience. </li></li></ul><li>NYMIOur CS Facility<br /><ul><li>The exam room hallway simulates the hallway at the actual testing centers, complete with sliding door boxes mounted on the doors to display the case info.
Each of our 12 exam rooms simulate the actual testing centers. This gives you the complete experience of working in the clinical test environment. Each exam room supplies you with the patient bed, otoscope, opthalmoscope, sink, etc.
Our CS 40 seat CS classroom is equipped with a demo exam bed, otoscope, opthalmoscope, and sink where demonstrations are held in front of the class.</li></li></ul><li>NYMIOur Computer Labs<br /><ul><li>The facility contains three quiet study computer labs
Our students can access their Personal Learning System and view the entire Kaplan Medical video library at one of our 80 computers
Computer reservations can be made at our front desk during our normal business hours. </li></li></ul><li>NYMIGetting Around<br /><ul><li>Personal transportation and parking
There are many pay garages in the area.
Public transportation will be your easiest way of getting around
Public transportation</li></ul>Take any form of mass transit to Newark Penn Station in Newark, New Jerseylocated at Raymond Plaza, between Market Street and Raymond Boulevard and minutes from Newark Liberty International Airport. Newark Penn Station is served by the Newark Light Rail, New Jersey Transit commuter rail, Amtrak long distance trains, the PATH rapid transit system, and local, regional and national bus services (NJ Transit Greyhound, and other private operators). <br />NJ Transit Newark Lightrail<br />Amtrack<br />PATH<br />
NYMIFinding and Furnishing an Apartment<br /><ul><li>Neighborhoods and Locations
Just five miles west of Manhattan
Many people live and stay here because of its convenient location as a commuter city just outside of New York City with easy access by subway.
There are numerous national and international businesses stationed in Newark, as well as attractions ranging from easy Jersey Shoreaccess to live music venues to artistic and cultural venues.
The financial, commercial, and transportation nucleus of the Garden State.
An exciting cultural hub, filled with events and attractions for students from near and far.
Average rental rates
Renting an apartment can cost between $800 and $1,200 a month for a single-bedroom apartment
Up to $1,500 or more for a two-bedroom apartment.
General application requirements
Security deposit, income verification, etc.
Furnishing your apartment
Target www.target.com</li></li></ul><li>NYMIFinding Apartment – Kaplan Partners<br /><ul><li>Ave</li></ul>AVE presents luxuriously appointed, fully furnished one and two bedroom suites accompanied by gourmet kitchens with top of the line appliances and house wares, walk in closets and spacious elegant bathrooms. Wireless internet, DVD players and cd players compliment the setting. Housing available for single, double, triple, and quadruple occupancy.<br /><ul><li>Contact Number 908.372.7300
ELEVEN 80 </li></ul>Designed with spacious and flexible layouts, Eleven80 offers unfurnished studio, one bedroom, flexible one bedroom and two bedroom residences. The tower homes offer exhilarating city views with some residences featuring private terraces. Each light-filled residence at Eleven80 features a gourmet kitchen, marble bath, washer/dryer, hardwood floors, spacious closets, and individually controlled heating and air conditioning.<br /><ul><li>Contact Number 973-824-1180
Extended Stay Elizabeth-Newark
Well-equipped kitchen with cooking and eating utensils, full size fridge, 2 burner stove top, microwave, toaster and coffee maker
Wireless-High Speed Internet Access Available ($4.99 onetime fee per stay)
Coin Operated Guest Laundry on-site
Contact Number 908-355-4300</li></li></ul><li>NYMIOther Housing Options<br />
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NYMIOpening a Bank Account<br /><ul><li>Requirements for opening an account
Kaplan will provide you with a letter describing your situation as and F-1 student. Ask your International Student Advisor for this letter. Take your passport, I-20, and your letter to the bank.
Bank of America</li></ul> One Gateway Center, Lobby<br /> Newark, NJ 07102<br /> <br /><ul><li> Wells Fargo</li></ul> Two Gateway Center<br /> Newark, NJ 07102<br /> <br /><ul><li> PNC Bank</li></ul> 185 Ferry Street<br /> Newark, NJ 07102<br />
NYMIFitness Center Options<br /><ul><li>New York Sports Club
Located right across the hall from Kaplan
Students receive a 10% discount and free use of a gym locker</li></li></ul><li>NYMIPhone and Internet<br /><ul><li>Phone and internet options will be determined by where you live.
Check with your building management or landlord for the proper phone and internet service in that area.
Typical providers include
Cablevision</li></li></ul><li>NYMIChildcare Options<br /> <br />We offer full and part-time care, weekend care and holiday care for children from six weeks to five years.<br /> <br />The National Newark Building<br />744 Broad Street, 2nd Fl. Mezzanine<br />Newark, NJ 07102<br /> <br />For more information call 973.353.0102<br />or visit www.bobbiesbabiescenter.com<br />In addition to a premium quality curriculum, we offer Suzuki violin, theatre arts, gymnastic and more.<br />Weekly Rates – Discounts on weekly tuition only<br />Daily Rates – Full Day<br />Expanded Services<br />
NYMIGrocery and Convenience Stores<br /><ul><li>Grocery Stores
Mini Convenience Store </li></ul> 463 Broad Street<br /> <br /><ul><li>Quick Check</li></ul> 516 Raymond Blvd<br /><ul><li>Jersey Gardens
New Jersey's largest outlet mall
30 minutes from midtown Manhattan
Five minutes from Newark Airport (shuttle available)
Over 200 stores all under one roof
Tax-free shopping on clothes and shoes
Deluxe food court and themed-sit down restaurants
Children's play area </li></ul>Other Options in Newark<br />http://www.jerseygardens.com<br />
NYMIClothing and Specialty Stores<br /><ul><li>While in Newark, explore The Ironbound renowned for its Portuguese, Brazilian and Spanish cuisine as well as some great shopping.</li></ul>Boticario70 Adams Street22 Ferry Street1(877) 723-5392<br />America's Fashions150 Ferry Street(973) 344-8813La Canastilla Inc.171 Ferry Street(973) 589-4849 Mainstream Fight Wear31 Merchant Street(973) 732-3600<br />Kids Place311 Ferry Street(973) 344-3300 The Children's Place181 Ferry Street1(877) Place USAwww.childrensplace.com<br /> <br />Comp-U-Max 271 Lafayette Street(973) 732-0696 <br />Electronics & Cellular Plaza 39 Ferry Street(973) 466-9566<br />Other Options in Newark<br />
NYMIVolunteer Opportunities<br /><ul><li>American Red Cross
The American Red Cross offers compassionate services in five areas:
community services that help the needy;
support and comfort for military members and their families; the collection,
processing and distribution of lifesaving blood and blood products;
educational programs that promote health and safety
international relief and development programs.</li></ul>Click for locations in surrounding area<br />
NYMILocal Attractions<br /><ul><li>New York City, better known as "The Big Apple" and commonly referred as "The Capital of the World" is a spectacular place to live and visit. It is the largest city in the United States and the home of the United Nations, the center of global finance, communications, business and entertainment.
Prudential Center, a state-of-the-art arena built for the NHL’s Stanley Cup champion NJ Devils, also presents concerts plus major special and family events, Seton Hall college basketball and more.
The glittering NJ Performing Arts Center is a stunning performance venue that hosts national and international headline performers.</li></li></ul><li> New Jersey Penn Station<br />KAPLAN MEDICAL<br />NewYorkMedicalInstitute<br />Getting here<br />Address<br />One Gateway Center, 16th Floor<br /> Newark, New Jersey USA 07102<br />NJ Penn Station Facebook<br />Center hours<br />Monday – Thursday 9:00am – 10:00pm<br />Friday – Sunday 09:00am – 05:00pm<br />Accessing study resources/materials<br /><ul><li>We have an extensive library of books that can barrowed by asking our front desk Student Advisor</li></ul>Reserving a work station<br /><ul><li>We have 80 computers available for study
Each computer is available for reservations in4 hour blocks.
Reservations can be made at the Front Desk with any of our Student Advisors</li></ul>Study rooms<br /><ul><li>We have 13 quite study rooms that are available to any Kaplan Medical Student </li></li></ul><li>NYMINew Jersey Penn Station Center Staff<br />Medical Programs Director<br />Keith Witek<br />Medical Advisors<br />Azmi Jawed<br />Alice Akunyili<br />DSO<br />Konya Hood<br />Stacy Feszchak<br />Medical Programs Managers<br />Maria Arenas<br />(Live Lecture)<br />Anna Hong<br />(Complete Prep)<br />Melanie Piatkowski<br />(Clinical Skills)<br />Student Service Specialist<br />Pamela Minder-Slagle<br />Denise Giaimo<br />
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