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Transfer Student New Student Experience

Welcome to Ramapo College!  We are so excited to have you a part of the Ramapo College community.  We have created a great experience for you and are confident that it will help you acclimate to life at Ramapo.  Here is how your New Student Experience will be completed:

  • Step 1: Complete any necessary Placement Testing
  • Step 2: Sign up for your In Person Orientation and Advisement session.
    • Up to 2 guests are welcome to join you at this event, there will be a separate Parent and Family schedule that they will follow for the day.
    • Log in to your admissions portal using your personal email and password you created when you applied to reserve your date today!
    • In person sessions will be held on each of the dates/times listed below:
      • Wednesday, June 22, 2022 – 8:30am-12pm
      • Wednesday, June 22, 2022 – 1:00pm-4:30pm
      • Thursday, June 23, 2022 – 8:30am-12pm
      • Thursday, June 23, 2022 – 1:00pm-4:30pm
      • Thursday, July 28, 2022 – 8:30am-12pm
      • Thursday, July 28, 2022 – 1:00pm-4:30pm
  • Step 3: Complete your Virtual New Student Module prior to your in-person orientation and advisement session.
    • To access your module:
      • Go to:
      • Log in with your Ramapo Username and Password
      • Click on Transfer Student Module and complete all of the lessons. You must submit the final survey at the end to earn your certificate of completion.
  • Step 4: Join us for Welcome Week starting on Sunday, August 28th.

Please note, the following populations should contact the person listed below concerning their orientation experience:

  • RN to BSN Students contact Clare Naporano at to set up an appointment for orientation and advising.
  • Readmit Students (previously studied at Ramapo) contact the Center for Student Success at to set up an appointment for advising.
  • Degree Completion Program (DCP) Students contact Trish Laprey at for more information about your orientation program.
  • Passaic 2+2 and 3+1 Students contact Nora McCarthy at for more information about your orientation program.
  • International Students contact Rajesh Adhikari at for more information about your orientation program.

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