Thank you for your interest in Rutgers at Brookdale Community College. If you wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree through Rutgers Statewide, you must meet all the admissions criteria of the university and transfer with an associate degree or junior status.When nearing completion of an associate degree, complete an admissions application to Rutgers. The majority of your community college credits (up to 60 with a C grade or better) will transfer so that you enter Rutgers as a Junior. If you are a transfer student from an N.J. community college, visit NJ Transfer for help with transfer equivalency and course equivalency. Review the instructions for your particular program before starting your application. You can preview the undergraduate application on the Undergraduate Admissions website and apply now for full- or part-time programs. Learn more. NOTE: Classes offered through the Rutgers-Brookdale partnership are available at Brookdale’s main campus in the Lincroft section of Middletown Township. You must select the Brookdale campus as your “School Choice” and then choose the major you wish to study as your “Academic Interest.”

Step 1: Access the Rutgers Undergraduate Admissions website:

Step 2: Click on “Apply” in the upper right corner

Step 3: Click on “Apply Now”

Step 4: Click on Undergraduate Admissions Application

Step 5: Create an account to begin your application

  • You can also click on Related Links, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) and Preview the Admissions Application before you get started.

Step 6: Start the application by completing the Personal and Contact Information section.

Step 7: Click on Undergraduate Admissions Application

  • Once you click on the Transfer button, more information about your transfer status will appear.
  • Choose all that apply to you and the number of credits you have completed.

Step 8: Once you have completed all the above questions, you will be prompted to select a School of Choice and Academic Interest (see below). You can select up to 3 different schools and 2 academic interests per school.

Step 9: Click the drop down arrow and scroll down until you get to Offsite Programs and click on the Brookdale location of your choice. Also, select two areas of academic interest.

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