Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Rutgers at Raritan Valley 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. Once you earn an associate degree, complete an admission application and are admitted to Rutgers, the vast majority of your credits (provided you’ve earned a grade of C or better) will transfer, making up half of your bachelor’s degree 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-Raritan Valley Community College partnership are available at Raritan Valley’s campus in North Branch. You must select the Raritan Valley Community College 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: admissions.rutgers.edu

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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