Transfer Admissions


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.


Final Fall 2015 Application Deadline – August 15, 2015 – All transfer and readmit applications.

Spring 2016 Application Deadlines

  • December 1, 2015 – Deadline for all transfer and readmit applications.

Fall 2016 Application Deadlines

  • November 1, 2015 – Freshman Early Decision Deadline
  • December 15, 2015 – Freshman deadline for Merit Scholarship Consideration and Nursing and Biology majors.
  • March 1, 2016* – 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, 2016 – Deadline for generic transfer nursing applications.
  • May 1, 2016 – Final deadline for all transfer and readmit applications.


Merle Scordo
Associate Director of Transfer Admissions
Ramapo College of New Jersey
Mc Bride House
505 Ramapo Valley Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Phone: (201) 684-7300 / Email:
Fax: (201) 684-7964