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Discover Rutgers–Camden

Rutgers is one of the oldest, most respected institutions of higher learning in the country; Camden is a city known for its determination and resilience. Together we’ve created a research university that’s driving innovation across the region while providing incredible opportunities for students to learn by engaging in the world around them. We offer a truly personal experience, where close relationships support, guide, and prepare both students and faculty to find success wherever their path leads. The journey starts in Camden.
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Quick stats about Rutgers–Camden.
Nearly 90 years in the making, but our story is just getting started. Rutgers–Camden’s history stretches to our 1926 founding as the South Jersey Law School.
The Strategic Plan reflects the shared goals of the campus community for 2014 through 2019.
Serving as both the leader on campus and within the surrounding region, the chancellor operates as the chief executive officer of Rutgers University–Camden.
Our history in southern New Jersey and as an institution within Rutgers shapes our governance.
We’re committed to achieving and advancing the principles of diversity and equity. The Committee on Institutional Equity and Diversity provides support for reaching these goals.
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The Rutgers University Police Department patrols our campus and the surrounding neighborhood around the clock, making for a strong safety record.

Here’s how you can find important information regarding Rutgers–Camden’s operating status in case of emergency, weather alerts, or closure. Plus, make sure to sign up for emergency text alerts.

Need information? Here’s how you can find important phone numbers and contact information for general information and specific offices.

“I wouldn’t change my experience at Rutgers for the world.”

Shelby Dilorio
Marketing and Management, School of Business, 2017

Shelby Dilorio shares her experiences on how she managed a full class schedule while competing as a professional race car driver, seven months out of a year. Through it all, DiIorio never missed a race or a class assignment.

“Best bang for the buck”

washington monthly magazine

Rutgers University–Camden once again has been recognized by Washington Monthly magazine as a great value, while also earning high overall rankings among master’s-level universities across the nation.

Rutgers University–Camden is open and operating. The spring semester will combine a majority of remotely delivered instruction with a limited number of face-to-face classes. In-person events are canceled until further notice. Use the My Campus Pass app before coming to campus and remember the three Ws: Watch Your Distance, Wash Your Hands, Wear Your Face Covering. For the Latest COVID-19 Info