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Transfer Student New Student Experience

UPDATE as of 8/1/22: All in-person orientation and advisement sessions have now passed.  Email to attend a group advisement session in August to register for courses. 

Please see below for instructions on all remaining pieces of the 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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