Camden campus

Rutgers University–Camden

Rutgers Smart, Camden Proud

Located just minutes from Philadelphia, Rutgers University–Camden delivers groundbreaking work that impacts the world while offering its students truly experiential education in an intimate, supportive environment.

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In the nation for upward social mobility

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City Life Awaits

Rutgers–Camden gives you the best of two incredible cities: Philadelphia and Camden. You’ll be surrounded by world-renowned arts, history, sports, culture, and some of the best career-building internships and learning experiences in the nation.

Benjamin Franklin Bridge on the Camden-Philadelphia waterfront

Chancellor Antonio Tillis

Antonio D. Tillis is chancellor of Rutgers University–Camden. Prior to becoming chancellor in July 2021, Tillis was interim president of the University of Houston–Downtown. Also at the University of Houston, he served as dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, the largest of the 15 academic and professional colleges at the university.

Antonio Tillis

Choosing Rutgers–Camden

At Rutgers University–Camden, you’ll find everything you need to focus your ambitions and reach your goals. You’ll belong from the beginning on our intentionally personal campus and get the best of both worlds—a tight-knit community where you’ll learn, and a thrilling, energetic city where you’ll grow.

Rutgers–Camden offers an affordable, world-class education that will open the door to opportunities without saddling you with a lifetime of debt.

With dozens of undergraduate majors, minors, and specialized programs available at Rutgers–Camden, you’ll find what you need to focus your ambitions and reach your goals.

Virtually explore Rutgers-Camden with a personalized tour experience that lets you see the campus, school buildings, and surrounding region.

With 29 graduate programs in everything from business to nursing to childhood studies, earning your master’s or doctoral degree at Rutgers–Camden's small, interconnected campus allows for extensive research and professional opportunities that will prepare you for the next step.

With full-time and part-time study options, Rutgers Law School is a public law school of national distinction offering a rigorous legal education and recognition as a high-value law school. 

Home to exceptional students who want to learn and help make the world a better place, the Honors College is a learning community where curiosity, knowledge, diversity, and collaboration intentionally intersect.

Student Activities

No matter what you’re passionate about, you’ll find like-minded people at Rutgers–Camden. With over 100 clubs and organizations, 17 Division III sports teams, and the combined cultural powerhouses of both Camden and Philadelphia at your fingertips, you’ll make memories and friends that will last a lifetime.

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Civic Engagement

Rutgers–Camden makes a proud commitment to give back to the community. Through nationally recognized outreach programs, students get the opportunity to partner with organizations from around the region to make a real difference in the lives of those who need it most.

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Housing and Dining

With on-campus suites and apartments, and even themed floor communities that align students with similar interests, there’s plenty of convenient campus living options, as well as access to on-campus and neighborhood dining options that are great for a quick snack or a full meal.

Camden dining Hall


The home of the Scarlet Raptors, Rutgers–Camden competes in several regional athletic conferences at the NCAA Division III level for men’s and women’s sports.

Scarlet Raptors mascot

Arts and Culture

From lunch-hour concerts to opening-night galas, you can celebrate (and participate in) the arts at Rutgers–Camden. All year long, Rutgers–Camden hosts an incredible selection of art exhibitions, literary readings from noted authors, concerts, dance performances, and live theater.

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Recreation and Wellness

Strong minds and strong bodies are a natural complement. Keep in shape and support your scholarly activities with the many team sports, club sports, fitness classes, and health services available to you at Rutgers–Camden.

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Rutgers-Camden Athletic and Fitness Center