The School of Engineering (SoE) hosts department tours for prospective students and their families to provide an in-depth overview of the engineering departments and curricula. Department tours run during the spring and fall semesters (typically during February-April and October-November) and take place on select Fridays. In addition, general SoE tours are available during the summer months.
Knight for a Day Engineering Tours (10am-3:30pm)
October: 6, 13, 20, and 27
Half-day Engineering Tours (12:30pm-3:30pm)
November 9 and 10
What to Expect
In collaboration with Undergraduate Admissions, the Knight for a Day Engineering Tour begins at the Rutgers University Visitors Center at 10:00 a.m. with an Admissions Info Session and a five-campus bus tour. On this tour, you will get to see one of the Busch residence halls. Afterwards, you will have time to grab lunch on your own at the Busch Student Center Food Court. The Engineering session will convene at 1:15 p.m. with an Engineering Dean's Welcome, Student Panel and two Engineering departmental visits. You will receive an itemized agenda in your confirmation email, after submitting your registration form online.
Knight for a Day, register here: https://www.ugadmissions.rutgers.edu/Visit/new-brunswick/register
School of Engineering will also offer three additional prospective student half-day tours (October 9, November 9 and 10). On these days, families will hear from an Admissions officer, Engineering Dean, and student panel. They will also get a chance to visit two engineering departments. If families wish to participate in a bus tour, they will need to register separately for the morning Scarlet Visit tour on the same day. For more infomation about Scarlet Visits, please go to https://www.ugadmissions.rutgers.edu/Visit/new-brunswick.
Half-day Engineering Tour, register here: https://www.ugadmissions.rutgers.edu/engtours.