505 Ramapo Valley RoadMahwah, NJ 07430-1680 201-684-7300
http://www.ramapo.edu admissions@ramapo.edu
About Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • Year of Foundation 1971
  • Size of Campus 300 acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,233
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%, 42%, 5%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $7,683 in-state, $15,610 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $10,250
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 60
  • Enrollment No. 5,529
Ramapo College of New Jersey is a comprehensive institution of higher education dedicated to the promotion of teaching and learning within a strong liberal arts based curriculum, thus earning the designation "New Jersey's Public Liberal Arts College." Its curricular emphasis include the liberal arts and sciences, social sciences, fine and performing arts, and the professional programs within a residential and sustainable living and learning environment. Ramapo College provides students with individual academic attention and social support within a caring, sensitive and intellectually vigorous community. The College provides service and leadership opportunities for students and faculty through a combination of internships, field placements, community service, study abroad, and cooperative education.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 6%
  • Number of students in fraternities 10
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Percent students who are frat members 5%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Catholics at Ramapo United, Hillel Jewish, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship (IVCF), Muslim Students Association;
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 10
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Psi Delta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Beta Beta Beta, Chi Alpha Epsilon, Chi Alpha Sigma, Delta Mu Delta, Lambda Pi Eta, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha, Phi Alpha Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Beta Delta, Phi Delta Epsil
  • Number of sororities 7
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus International Food Festival, Family Day, Step Show, Concerts, Fashion Show
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Il Circilo Italian/ Italian Club. Filipino-American Student Association. Haitian Organization for Progress. Inter-Greek Senate (IGS). Model United Nations Club. Muslim Students Association. Organization for African Unity. O
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Mahwah or Ramsey to Hobokan or Newark (NJ Transit) (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Mahwah (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Newark International (32), Laguardia Airport in Flushing, NY (34)
Student Housing
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 60%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 20%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 52%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 20%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 41%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 41
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (58%), apartment for single students (42%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 19%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums The Angelica and Russ Berrie Performing Arts Center hosts many museum-quality art exhibits and musical and theatre productions. The Bill Bradley Sports and Recreation Center is a state of the art facility that hosts intercollegiate sports programs, a fitne
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 558
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 17,570
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,280
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 1,767
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities The George T. Potter Library has several special collections including: The Holocaust and Genocide Studies Collection. The library is a depository for government publications of the state of New Jersey.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 162,399
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs We do not have a current alumni survey from which to extract this information.
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 12%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,150
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (New Jersey Institute of Technology)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town