Center for Student Involvement (CSI)
As innovative educators guided by the mission of Ramapo College, we provide co-curricular programs, activities and services to promote student learning and success. We support the development of students as globally conscious citizens and active partners in our communities. Through these efforts we foster inclusive environments where students can explore their identities and celebrate diversity. By challenging and supporting individuals, clubs, and organizations, we empower students to live and lead with integrity.
What we do:
- Develop and promote co-curricular programs; coordinate weekend activities and services
- Provide structural, networking and financial support for approved clubs and organizations
- Advise the College Programming Board
- Supervise operations and employees of:
- Civic and Community Engagement Center: community service programs, American Democracy Project, alternative Spring break trips
- CSI Design: media design team for CSI and student club events and initiatives
- CSI main office: front desk staff and building managers
- Fraternity & Sorority Life: Greek system and events
- J. Lee’s: lounge and game room with pool table, table tennis, Wii and Xbox 360 systems, free popcorn and events
- Roadrunner Central: tickets for off campus events, local movie theaters and off campus shuttle
- Student Activities Revenue Management (SARM): club financial center
- Women’s Center: academic and activist focused programs related to gender, sexuality, and social justice; confidential peer listening and LGBTQ support group
- Sponsor the Platinum Series: co-curricular programs developed with faculty members designed to encouraged active interest in the arts and other areas of academic and creative thought
- Ensure compliance with state and college policies
Student activities are housed within the Center for Student Involvement (CSI), which falls under the Division of Student Affairs. We are committed to maintaining a vibrant campus community, meeting college-wide goals, addressing the social and intellectual needs of the student body, and complementing the Ramapo College mission.
CSI and over 100 clubs and organizations provide events and other programming around social, cultural, academic, community service, fraternal, political, and recreational interests. Organizations are student-run and welcome new members and ideas. Whether you choose to indulge your hobby or interest, complement your academic major, or share your cultural pride with the campus, there are a variety of choices open to you.
Associate Director of the Center for Student Involvement and Coordinator of the Student Center
Phone: (201) 684-7682
Assistant Director for Civic Engagement
Phone: (201) 684-7447
Assistant Director for Equity and Diversity Programs
Phone: (201) 684-7487
Coordinator for the Women’s Center
Coordinator for Commuter Affairs
Phone: (201) 684-7594
Coordinator of Fraternity and Sorority Life
Phone: (201) 684-7779
Coordinator for Civic Engagement and Student Leadership Programs
Phone: (201) 684-7223
Financial and Technological Advisor for Clubs and Organizations
Phone: (201) 684-7123
Graduate Assistant for
the Women’s Center
Phone: (201) 684-7238
Graduate Assistant for Student Activities & Commuter Affairs
Phone: (201) 684-7583
Phone: (201) 684-7519
Faculty Fellow for Equity and Diversity Programs
Phone: (201) 684-7259
Faculty Fellow for Civic Engagement
Phone: (201) 684-7586
Operating hours and general information for Dining Services, the Bookstore, the Shuttle, locker rentals, and banking services.
TD Bank maintains a full service ATM on the first floor of the Student Center. It dispenses money in five dollar denominations. TD Bank is a short distance from the College.
Interstate Shopping Center, Route 17 South, Ramsey – (201) 934-1267
Mon – Wed: Lobby – 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Drive Through – 7:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thurs – Fri: Lobby – 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m., Drive Through – 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sat. – 8:30 am – 3 p.m., Drive Through – 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sun. – Lobby – 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Drive Through – 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
NOTE: Because Branch hours may vary by season, please check with the Branch to confirm their hours.
Location: Student Center, 2nd Floor
Phone: (201) 825-8770 or
Manager: Teresa King
Location: Student Center, 1st Floor
Phone: (201) 684-7773
Director: Jeff Dannhardt
Location: Student Center Annex, 2ndFloor
Phone: (201) 684-7796
Location: Student Center Lobby, 2nd Floor
Phone: (201) 684-7933
Students may come to the Student Center Office to rent small or medium lockers for use during the academic semesters. The lockers are located in the second floor stairwell area, between A and B buildings. The rental fee is $7.00 for a medium locker and $5.00 for a small. A key is issued with payment and must be returned at the end of the semester.
Location: Departs from in front of the Bradley Center
Phone (information): (201) 684-6555
The seven-day shuttle travels daily from the The Bradley Center to the train station, post office, local shopping centers, and area malls.
Conference and Meeting Rooms
Alumni Lounge(s) – Individual carpeted lounges ideal for small formal gatherings, dinners, presentations or meetings (50-75 people – depending on set up). The entire lounge is ideal for formal dinners or presentations (150-200 people).
Conference Room – There is one conference room (SC-217) available for group meetings (15-20 people).
Friends Hall (SC-219) – Large tiled multipurpose room. Ideal for movies, lectures or presentations for large audiences (max. 350 people lecture style, 200 banquet style). Also ideal for larger social events requiring special lighting, projection or use of staging.
Rental Information -All the above spaces may be reserved through the Office of Events and Conferences in D-104.
Location: Student Center Annex, SC-224
J.Lee’s is a student activities lounge on the second floor of the Student Center Annex. It is equipped with wide screen televisions, audio video equipment and comfortable furniture. Services include a variety of magazines, free popcorn and bottled water, board games, pool, ping pong, and air hockey. Clubs and organizations are encouraged to sponsor events in J.Lee’s. Information about scheduling J.Lee’s for a program can be obtained from the J.Lee’s attendant.
Location: Student Center 2nd Floor Lobby
Roadrunner Central is a full service activities/events “store.” Students may purchase shortline bus tickets, postage stamps, purchase AMC discount movie vouchers, obtain discount coupons for Broadway theater productions and sign up for Student Activities sponsored events.