Ramapo College Office of Admissions

Merle Scordo
Associate Director of Transfer Admissions
505 Ramapo Valley Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430

p: (201) 684-7300
f: (201) 684-7964

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Each year more than 700 transfer students enroll at Ramapo College of New Jersey. These students enter from more than 135 colleges nationwide including 35 New Jersey colleges. Approximately 60 percent of these students enroll from two-year colleges. Ramapo also enrolls transfer students from colleges outside the United States, from countries all over the world.



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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