New Jersey City University (NJCU) is a public liberal arts university in Jersey City, New Jersey. Originally chartered in 1927, New Jersey City University consists of the NJCU School of Business, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Education, and College of Professional Studies. It is a member of the New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities. New Jersey City University is a fully recognized and accredited university. NJCU provides education to over 8,500 students.