The Graduate School at Rutgers-Camden is a place where we’re Rutgers Smart and Camden Strong. We take pride in our diverse programs, outstanding students, our distinguished faculty, and the honor of being designated an R2 research institution. But we especially take pride in our community – here, you’re not just a number; we know your name and are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals.
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Rutgers University in Camden
The Rutgers-Camden campus has a storied history, dating back to 1927 when it was established as the South Jersey Law School. In 1958, it merged with Rutgers University, becoming Rutgers University-Camden. Over the years, the campus has expanded its academic programs and become a part of southern New Jersey’s educational and cultural landscape. Today, it’s known for its diverse community and contributions to various fields of study.
Getting Your Rutgers Education in Camden
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a comprehensive public research university, consisting of Rutgers-New Brunswick, Rutgers-Newark, and Rutgers-Camden. Each campus brings its unique strengths to our academic community.
Rutgers-Camden is a pivotal member of this multi-campus framework. Located at the heart of Camden, our campus offers students a dynamic urban environment with the beautiful Camden Waterfront and historic Cooper Grant neighborhood in close proximity.
Here, students can enjoy a range of entertainment and recreational options. Rutgers-Camden’s strategic location provides easy access to Philadelphia, nearby beaches, skiing destinations, New York City, and even Washington, D.C., offering students a diverse array of experiences. Students can easily access nearby locations via train and bus connections. Rutgers-Camden contributes to the rich tapestry of educational opportunities within Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
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The Graduate School
The Graduate School-Camden provides students with the opportunity to engage in cutting-edge research and scholarship across various disciplines. With a commitment to academic excellence and an inclusive community, the Graduate School-Camden empowers students to achieve their intellectual and professional goals while contributing to the broader academic landscape.