Welcome Out-of-State applicants and students! We are proud to have students from across the country, and receive applications from dozens of states each year, including New York, Georgia, Florida, Michigan, Texas, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and California. Ramapo College is approximately 25 miles from New York City, yet is located in the suburban hills of Mahwah, NJ.
Our unique location provides students with the best of both worlds:
A safe and scenic campus environment to call home, with all the luxuries and opportunities of New York City at your fingertips.
Students at Ramapo College receive a comprehensive education from dedicated faculty, enjoy small class sizes, guaranteed housing in state-of-the-art residence halls, and an active campus life – all at a public college price tag.
Please explore this page to learn more about what Ramapo College has to offer you as an out-of-state student, and what current students from across the country have to say about their Ramapo experience.