Ramapo College welcomes students who wish to take courses as a Non-Degree seeking student.

Are you someone who:

  • Wishes to take courses to help with job skills or for personal enrichment
  • Never attended college but wishes to try college by taking a course at Ramapo
  • Currently attends another college or university and wishes to take a class at Ramapo as a visiting student
  • Already has a Bachelor’s Degree but wants to take a course to prepare for graduate study, personal enrichment or teacher evaluation

If you are, then Ramapo College is a great place to start.



Fall 2016 Application Deadlines
November 1 Freshman Early Decision Deadline.
December 15 Freshman deadline for Merit Scholarship Consideration and Nursing and Biology majors.
March 1 Final deadline for all other freshmen applications. Students who apply by March 1 will also be considered for a merit based scholarship only if funds remain available.
March 1 Deadline for generic transfer nursing applications.
May 1 Final deadline for all transfer and readmit applications.
Spring 2016 Application Deadlines
December 1 Deadline for all transfer and readmit applications.

Admission Decisions

If you applied using the Common Application or our on-line application you may check the status of your application any time by logging into our system. 

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Ramapo College offers merit based scholarships for freshmen applicants. Freshmen applications MUST be received by December 15, 2015 and complete by January 15, 2016 to be considered. Click here for more details.

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Ramapo College's Open House events are for high school students as well as students attending other colleges who wish to transfer to Ramapo College.

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