Admitted Student Open House 2018

April 14, 2018



9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The School of Engineering Admitted Student Open House welcomes admitted students and their parents to learn about Rutgers Engineering. Meet current students, faculty, and administrators; tour the campus facilities, labs, and residence halls; and participate in information sessions.



Engineering Department Tours 
Tour Engineering facilities including labs, lecture halls, and classrooms.
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
LocationEngineering Quad tent for schedules
Last tour starts at 1:30 p.m.
Beat the wait for MAE tours and register for one here!
Download individual department tour details.


School of Engineering Dean's Information Session
Learn about the academic programs, students and faculty, major and minor options, and fall course planning.
Time: 9:15 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Fiber Optics Building - Easton Hub Auditorium
Engineering Student Panels
Student representatives share experiences and answer your questions about life in and out of the classroom.
Topic: Undergraduate Research
Time: 10:15 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • If you are interested in pursuing undergraduate research and going to graduate school, attend this session to learn about interesting research pursuits at Rutgers, world-renowned engineering laboratories, and applying to graduate school.
Topic: Internships
Time: 11:15 a.m. to noon
  • Attend this panel to ask current students about their internship experiences, co-ops, career advice, and university resources for obtaining real-world experience.
Topic: Academic Paths
Time: 12:15 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Come to this session to learn about designing a unique curriculum suited to your interests. Learn about double majors, minors, study abroad, and 5 year BS/MS programs, among the many paths that can be taken. 
Engineering Faculty Panel
Topic: Innovations in Engineering
Time: 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
First-Year Engineering Class Demo
Topic: Intro to Matlab
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Fiber Optics Building - Easton Hub Auditorium
Transfer Advising Hub
Time: 10:00 a.m. to noon
Location: Fiber Optics Building - Easton Hub Lobby
  • The engineering transfer advisor, along with transfer T.I.P. mentors, will be available to answer questions about transferring into Rutgers School of Engineering, transition into upper level engineering courses, and how a mentor can help.
School of Engineering Dean's Information Session
Learn about the academic programs, students and faculty, major and minor options, and fall course planning.
Time: 12:15 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Educational Opportunity Fund & Engineering Opportunity Program (EOF/EOP)
Information Session
Time: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: SERC: Science and Engineering Resource Center, Room 118
Engineering Honors Programs
Information Session
Time: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m
Location: Fiber Optics Building - Easton Hub Auditorium


Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.


Meet our student leaders and learn about the various engineering student clubs and societies you can join at Rutgers!
Location: Busch Student Center - International Student Lounge
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Beyond Engineering Activities

Fifteen minute demonstrations.
Location: Engineering Quad Lawn
Time: 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., Noon

Busch Campus Map

Register for the Rutgers-New Brunswick Admitted Student Open House. We encourage you to park on the campus hosting the first presentation you wish to attend. Follow signs to the parking area for that campus.
  • No event is mandatory. You pick and choose the tours, academic and student life presentations and other events you wish attend!
  • Rutgers buses will be available all day to help you move from in and between each of the campuses.
  • Downloading the Rutgers mobile application will assist you with directions and campus transportation.
  • For more information:
For additional information, see Rutgers, New Brunswick Admitted Student Open House.