Congratulations! We look forward to you joining us as a new student at Rutgers University–Camden. Your first step? Accept your offer of admission.

Say “Yes” to Rutgers–Camden!

Now that you have been accepted to Rutgers University–Camden as an undergraduate student, your next step is to accept your offer of admission.

  1. Go to your Rutgers Status to accept your admission to Rutgers University–Camden.
    • Spring 2022 admission: Accept your offer by December 7, 2021.
    • Fall 2022 admission: Accept your offer by May 1, 2022. If you are admitted after May 1 of the year to which you applied, accept within one week of your online admission notification.
  2. Submit your $150 nonrefundable acceptance fee online.
  3. Check the Rutgers enrollment pathway to confirm that you have completed all the necessary steps for placement testing, course registration, housing and dining, financial aid, billing, final transcripts, and other aspects of your enrollment. 
    1. To help ensure the health and safety, Rutgers students must be vaccinated against COVID-19. After you accept your admission, check our recent COVID-19 vaccine updates to upload your vaccination record.

**NOTE: The housing application for the Fall 2022 semester will open soon!

Next Steps

Check the Checklist

The next steps checklist will help guide you through the process of becoming a new student.

Visit us!

This is your chance to learn more about the warm and welcoming family we’ve developed at Rutgers–Camden from some of our resilient, civically-engaged students. We have lots of on-campus and virtual events so you can get to know your campus!

Connect with current students!

This is our blog created for students by students like you. Get the lowdown on the Rutgers–Camden experience from current Scarlet Raptors!

Office of New Student Programs

After you have accepted your offer of admission, the Office of New Student Programs will be in contact with you about:

  • Orientation programs
  • Placement testing
  • Course registration for first semester classes
  • Transfer credit evaluations (if applicable)

Deferring Your Admission

Deferrals may be granted to:

  • first-year applicants admitted for the fall semester, and 
  • transfer applicants who will be pursuing U.S. military service.

Admission Deferrals