- Location Camden, NJ
- Web Site http://www.camden.rutgers.edu
- Nearest ELS Center Philadelphia,PA
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|Key majors offered|
|Housing||Location Type||Offers Scholarships||Student Population||Offers CLA|
|Available for Undergraduate and Graduate||Urban||Yes||6535 (Total)||Yes|
|Degrees Offered||Public/Private||Institution Type||Student Body||Student Population|
|Bachelor, Master, Doctorate||Public||Doctorate-Granting University||Co-educational||100 (International)|
Yearly Costs / ELS Level
|Degree||Tuition||Fees||Housing **||Meals||OtherExpenses||I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds)||ELS|
Rutgers-Camden is located on the Delaware River, directly across from the heart of historic Philadelphia, the fifth largest city in the US. Public transportation is plentiful as are opportunities to enjoy music, theatres, museums, professional sports, shopping and restaurants. The campus is conveniently located just 2 hours from New York City, 2 ½ hours from Washington, DC and less than 1 hour from Atlantic City. The Philadelphia International Airport is just 20 minutes from campus. Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is one of America's oldest and most prestigious public research universities. Founded in 1766, Rutgers is a leader in innovative teaching, ground-breaking research and transformative civic engagement. As the southernmost campus of Rutgers, Rutgers-Camden delivers all of the resources of a world-class research university with all the benefits of a small supportive campus situated in the heart of the Philadelphia metro region. Rutgers University-Camden consistently ranks strongly among master's-level universities in the north according to U.S. News & World Report, while Washington Monthly magazine regularly rates Rutgers-Camden as a "Best Bang for your Buck" institution. Our talented international student body attests to the far-reaching strength and reputation of a Rutgers degree. A wide range of internship opportunities are available across every academic discipline, while Rutgers-Camden's personalized approach allows students to work closely with top-level research faculty in the generation of new knowledge. A robust civic engagement program provides students with learning experiences that also strengthen communities. Average Temperatures: Low (winter): 34°F/1°C High (summer): 84°F/28°C
Co-ed housing. Suite style double and triple rooms available for undergraduates. Suites are single gender. Gender Inclusive housing option also available. Apartments available for graduate students. Amenities include; computer lab, fitness center, cable TV with HBO, water delivery, laundry facilities, study lounges, special programming, 24 hour security and resident assistant on each floor. Parking is available to all residents.
With hundreds of student events per academic year, more than 40 clubs and organizations, 12 national fraternities and sororities, a Division III athletic program, an on-campus newspaper (The Gleaner), a campus radio station (WCCR) and an active Arts Department make for a lively campus at Rutgers-Camden. Rutgers-Camden is also making a difference in the community with service programs that bring people together, foster neighborhood revitalization and drive economic growth. Faculty, students, staff, graduates and friends are delivering services that help citizens in New Jersey and the metro Philadelphia region, as well as across the nation and around the world succeed.