Completing the First Year Course Request Online

Understanding your academic options and making some good decisions about your courses are keys to making a successful transition to college! This page is designed to take you through the Academic Planning and Course Request process for your first semester. Please follow these steps as you spend time reading and thinking about your academic interests and options to fully prepare to become a Rutgers student.

Contact Us

Questions while completing your Course Requests:

Online Chat:

Week of July 23rd   

  • Tuesdays 9:00-11:00am EDT*   
  • Wednesdays 9:00-11:00am and 2:00-4:00pm EDT*
  • Thursdays 2:00-4:00pm EDT**Eastern Daylight Time

*Eastern Daylight Time

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Please allow 2 business days for a response.

Phone: 848-445-8888 between 9am and 4:30pm EDT, Monday-Thursday. Please explain that you are a first-year student completing your course requests and have questions for a First-year advisor.

...Now What?

Click below for a detailed explanation of the next steps.

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