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About Rutgers–Camden

A regional focus and a global outlook. All the prestige and resources of Rutgers, all the vitality and opportunity of the metro Philadelphia region, all at Rutgers–Camden. As the southernmost campus of Rutgers, we deliver the academic heft you’d expect from this powerhouse public research university. And we focus that energy—in teaching, research, and civic engagement—within the greater Delaware Valley.

The work we do on our 40-acre campus along the bustling Camden Waterfront is felt far beyond. We educate students for successful careers and productive citizenship. We support a faculty of sharp thinkers who turn new knowledge into creative solutions. And we share our expertise with partners—local and global—to improve individual lives and build stronger communities.

For the quality of our scholarship, the achievements of our students and alumni, and the impact of our contributions, the Rutgers–Camden name is valued close to home and recognized around the world.

More than 85 years in the making, but our story is just getting started. Rutgers–Camden’s history stretches to our 1926 founding as the South Jersey Law School. Our present encompasses international recognition as Rutgers’ southernmost campus. And our future? We’re writing it now.
Rutgers’ 250th anniversary officially commenced on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. Celebrate with us all year long.
The Rutgers University–Camden Strategic Plan reflects the shared goals of our campus community for the years 2014 through 2019.
The chancellor operates as the chief executive of Rutgers–Camden, serving as a leader both on the Camden campus and in the surrounding region.
Looking for a specific Rutgers–Camden office or service? Look no further. Here you will find quick access to:
  • Office of the Chancellor
  • Human Resources
  • Admissions
  • Rutgers University Police Department
  • A-Z searchable listing
  • Campus organization chart
Here’s how you get here. Rutgers–Camden is easy to reach and easy to navigate. Check out this page for maps, directions, public transportation options, and parking information.
What do you need to know? Find it here. This is your one-stop resource for contacting Rutgers–Camden, getting the latest emergency and weather alerts, requesting information, connecting with social media, and more.