Stevens Institute of Technology, founded in 1870, is a private research university located in Hoboken, New Jersey. It enrolls over 2,600 undergraduate students, and encourages their involvement in research and development of new technologies. The campus has over 120 student clubs, a vibrant Greek scene Division III sports teams. For students looking for even more hands-on experience, it offers a co-op track with every alternate semester involving full-time paid work. The campus dots the Hudson river and from Castle Point, students get a breathtaking view of the New York skyline. Notable alumni include Alfred Fielding, co-inventor of bubble wrap and Emmy award-winning author, columnist & television commentator Richard Reeves. SIT, one of the nation’s oldest technological universities, has wonderful resources and a great reputation.