Much like our city, the spirit that defines us at Rutgers Graduate School–Camden is one of resilience and determination, fueled by the tenacity of a fighter and the creativity of a maker. Located in the heart of a flourishing metropolitan region, our school provides a distinctive fusion of academic excellence and lively encounters, reflecting the dynamic vitality of the surrounding community.
Experience Rutgers through Camden
Nestled in close proximity to the Camden Waterfront, our students have the privilege of being a part of the transformative energy that flows through the heart of Camden, New Jersey. This city has a resilient spirit that shines brightly, making it a unique and rewarding place to live and learn.
Camden Waterfront on the Delaware River
The Camden Waterfront is a dynamic hub that encapsulates the city’s revitalization. It’s not just a geographical feature; it’s a thriving cultural and recreational center. The waterfront hosts a number of events, from art and music festivals that ignite creativity to providing a space for relaxation. Students can enjoy tranquil moments by the water, rejuvenating their spirits between academic endeavors.
Camden Food Scene
Camden is a melting pot of diverse flavors and cultures, which is beautifully reflected in its local restaurant scene. Victor’s Pub is a classic American tavern, making it a popular spot for students looking for a lively atmosphere. The Hilton Garden Inn offers stunning views, and for those craving authentic New York-style pizza, there’s Little Slice of New York. Students have the opportunity to embark on a culinary adventure with these diverse dining choices in Camden.
Cooper Grant Neighborhood
The historic Cooper Grant neighborhood adds a touch of nostalgia and a strong sense of heritage to the Camden experience. It’s a living testament to the city’s past, and it’s more than just a residential area. Students residing here are surrounded by the echoes of history. This neighborhood provides an enriching backdrop for students to engage with the local culture and create lasting memories during their academic journey.
From City Streets to Mountain Peaks: Adventures Beyond the Campus
Our prime location offers unrivaled accessibility, providing the freedom to explore various destinations. Take a leisurely walk through the streets of Philadelphia, enjoy a relaxing beach day with a short drive, plan an exhilarating skiing adventure, or embark on a bus trip to New York or a train journey to DC. The possibilities are endless, encouraging you to go beyond the confines of the classroom.
This is our city and the opportunities that await you are as vast and diverse as your imagination. At Rutgers University–Camden, the experience goes beyond education; it’s a path to endless opportunities.