Returning Students

A returning student is one who was a student previously enrolled within any college at Rutgers University

All students who wish to reenroll into the Newark College of Arts and Sciences or University College-Newark (and were not academically dismissed) must submit the online Reenrollment Application.

All students who wish to reenroll and were academically dismissed from the Newark College of Arts and Sciences or University College - Newark, must apply for Reinstatement.

All students who have been out of Rutgers-Newark NCAS or UC-N for any period of seven or more consecutive years may elect to use the Grade Forgiveness Policy.  All students, no matter when they have returned, may elect to use this policy.

 

1. Criteria for Re-Enrollment into the Newark College of Arts & Sciences or University College-Newark

  • Credits
    • Students must have completed a minimum of one academic term as a matriculated student at Rutgers University.
  • Other
    • Students must indicate on their application if they have been or are currently under review for disciplinary action.

2. Conditions

  • Academic conditions will be noted in the notification message to reenrolling applicants.

3. Required Documents

  • The Office of the Registrar at the Rutgers University-Newark campus will automatically record the applicant’s Rutgers University academic transcript after the student’s acceptance for re-enrollment at RutgersNewark.
  • Copies of other college transcripts may be required. If requested, students must forward them to the Office of Admissions, 190 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102.
  • International Students---Academic credentials from a foreign country may be required. If so, these credentials must be evaluated by World Education Services. The credit evaluation must be submitted to Office of Admissions, 190 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102.

4. Graduation Requirements

  • http://catalogs.rutgers.edu/generated/nwk-ug_current/index.html 

5. Application Deadline and Procedures/Notification Schedule

  • Students interested in applying for re-enrollment to the Newark College of Arts and Sciences must submit the online application for reenrollment according to the schedule online
  • Students are limited to one school/college choice and to one application submission each semester.
  • Applicants will receive notification of the re-enrollment decision via the email address provided on the application.

6. Advising and Registration Information

  • Advising/registration instructions will be given in the acceptance letter for re-enrollment admitted students.

7.  College Enrollment

  • By submitting a re-enrollment application, a student declares his/her intention to enroll at the Newark College of Arts and Sciences for the following term. The Office of the Registrar at Rutgers-Newark will change the student’s academic record to indicate the student’s school of registration as Newark College of Arts and Sciences, school code #21, upon acceptance of the re-enrollment application.

8. Withdrawal of Application

  • Prior to a decision, an applicant may withdraw his/her application by visiting the status screen and clicking on "Withdraw My Application."

9.  Withdrawal after Re-Enrollment

  • If a re-enrolled student is unable to enroll at the Newark College of Arts and Sciences, he/she must notify the Office of Academic Services at (973) 353-5800 so that his/her college of registration may be modified accordingly. Without this notice, the college of registration will remain as Newark College of Arts and Sciences, school code #21.

10.  University Housing

  • Students may contact University Housing at (973) 353-1037/1073 or visit their website for additional information and the downloadable housing application.

11.  Accommodations Under ADA/Section 504

  • Students requiring accommodations should contact the campus coordinator or visit http://robeson.rutgers.edu/studentlife/disability.html.

12.  Education Opportunity Fund (EOF)

  • Students applying for re-enrollment must reapply for the EOF program because there is no guarantee that students will continue to receive funds through the EOF program.
  • Students who have questions about EOF funding should call (973) 353- 1657 or visit http://www.afc.rutgers.edu/eof.html.

13.  Financial Aid

  • For information about financial aid, re-enrolled students should contact the Office of Financial Aid at (973) 353-5151.

14.  College Contact 

Dean Andrea Morales

Office of Academic Services Hill Hall – Room 312

360 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd

Newark, NJ 07102

Email: aalves@rutgers.edu

Telephone: 973-353-5800

Website: http://ncas.rutgers.edu/oas