Freshmen Admissions


Each year Ramapo College welcomes about 900 freshmen primarily from New Jersey, the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions of the United States and from many foreign countries.  In 2013 Ramapo College received applications from 23 different states and 20 foreign countries.


Spring 2015 Application Deadlines

  • January 8, 2015 – Deadline for applications. Nursing is not available for the spring semester.

Fall 2015 Application Deadlines

  • December 15, 2014 – Freshman deadline for Merit Scholarship Consideration and Nursing and Biology majors.
  • March 1, 2015 – Final deadline for all other freshmen applications. Biology and Generic Nursing students who apply by March 1 will be considered for these programs on a space available basis. Students who apply by March 1 will also be considered for a merit based scholarship if funds remain available.
  • March 1, 2015 – Deadline for generic transfer nursing applications.
  • August 1, 2015 – Deadline for all other transfer and readmit applications.


Ramapo College of New Jersey
Office of Admissions

McBride House
505 Ramapo Valley Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Phone: (201) 684-7300
Fax: (201) 684-7964