Program Location

The location for the Freight Academy 2017 is New Brunswick, New Jersey and vicinity. Classroom sessions will be held at the Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT) at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

As classroom facility host to the Freight Academy, CAIT provides a modern state of the art classroom setting designed to facilitate presentations and discussions, as well as providing other meeting facilities, and logistical support. CAIT’s location in the New Brunswick area provides for excellent access to the field trips at various goods movement industry sectors and locations in the vicinity.

CAIT is one of five U.S. Department of Transportation National University Transportation Center Programs, with 14 programs addressing 10 different infrastructure areas. CAIT is Rutgers largest transportation research center, and trains more than 7,500 working professionals each year in more than 200 courses. CAIT conducts practical research leading to methods and products that keep U.S. infrastructure in a state of good repair. Additional information on CAIT can be found at

Additional information on CAIT can be found at