Frequently Asked Questions

Must I attend orientation?

Yes. These are mandatory programs that give you an opportunity to learn about the campus, meet students, register for classes and become informed of all services available to you. The information presented will make navigating Rutgers-Camden much easier. Students will register for courses during these sessions and it is important to complete the necessary steps to attend orientation as soon as possible.

Is there a fee to attend orientation?

No. Orientation is already paid for in tuition and student fees.

How do I register for orientation?

The Office of New Student Programs will assign students to orientation dates. All new students are invitied to attend the Raptor Welcome on-campus orientation.

How do I register for classes?

New students will receive detailed information by email. Registration and advising sessions are assigned based on major and program. It is important to complete all required placement tests first.

How do I find out more about orientation?

Find out more about orientation by viewing the schedule or by e-mailing