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All full-time students (12 or more credits) are eligible* to receive a 25% discount on NJ TRANSIT Monthly Passes for a limited time.

Note: All incoming full-time students will be able to purchase NJ Transit discount tickets beginning August 1st. Buy your pass by the 10th of the month to receive it the following month (for example, place your order by September 10th for your October pass). Information available at

Semester Eligibility [Months to Purchase Ticket(s)]

Fall [August-November]
Spring [December-March]
Summer* [April-July]

* Summer Eligibility: For the summer term, a student will be considered full-time if he/she is registered as a full-time, half-time and less than half-time.

How to get your discounted tickets?

All full-time students are eligible. Part-time students are not eligible.  To receive the discount, you must log in to your LawNet / PirateNet Account. Once logged in, click the LawNet tab. On the “My Community” tab (or next page), confirm your eligibility by selecting "Click Here" within the box labeled "NJ Transit". Once you've determined you are eligible, click “Learn More” and follow the prompts.

If the system does not consider you a full-time student, you will not be eligible for the discount. If you are having issues accessing the discount, please confirm the following.

  1. You are a full-time students enrolled in 12 or more credits.
  2. You do not have any holds on your student account (to confirm, contact Law Enrollment Services at 973-642-8502).
  3. The ticket you are trying to purchase is within distance/route between your current street address and Seton Hall Law School. For more information on this, contact NJ Transit at 973-275-5555 (hold for representative) or go to Customer Service at Penn Station.

Having issues with accessing a discounted ticket? Next Steps.

If you've confirmed you are a full-time student, you don't have any holds on your account, and you are purchasing the correct route and still cannot access your discount, here's what you need to do next.

  1. If you need your discounted ticket ASAP, go to the NJ Transit office at Penn Station and request the Student Discount Form to be verified by Enrollment Services at the law school.

  2. Contact University Help Desk at 973-761-2222 and let them know you've confirmed with Enrollment Services that you are eligible to receive the NJ Transit discount but the portal is not allowing you to purchase a discounted ticket.