CRANFORD, NJ – On Mon., Aug. 15, at 10 a.m., members of the Union County Improvement Authority, will be joined by members of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Union County College Trustees and Governors, and President Margaret M. McMenamin for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Student Development Building at the College’s Cranford campus.

The new two-story, 30,000-square foot facility, is an extensive renovation of the historic Nomahegan Building and is the new hub of the campus.

The $14 million project was funded by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders through the Union County Improvement Authority. The new Helen E. Chaney Student Services Center is housed on the first floor. The Chaney Center includes the following: Registration Services; Bursar and Payment Services; Financial Services; Disability Services; Educational Opportunity Fund Services; Advising, Career and Transfer Services and meeting rooms. The second floor will house an array of computer and multi-use classrooms, math faculty and departmental offices, and support facilities.
The College’s Cranford campus is located at 1033 Springfield Avenue. For directions, go to