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 Rutgers of South Jersey, we deliver the academic heft you’d expect from a powerhouse public research university. And we focus that energy—in teaching, research, and civic engagement—within the greater Delaware Valley.
About Rutgers University–Camden
A Milestone of Rutgers Excellence
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.
Quick stats about Rutgers–Camden.
Nearly 90 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.
The Strategic Plan reflects the shared goals of the campus community for 2014 through 2019.
Serving as both the leader on campus and within the surrounding region, the chancellor operates as the chief executive officer of Rutgers University–Camden.
Our history in southern New Jersey and as an institution within Rutgers shapes our governance.
Rutgers is poised for an exciting future of unprecedented growth and impact. Learn how you can make your gift, and be part of this moment.
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The Rutgers University Police Department patrols our campus and the surrounding neighborhood around the clock, making for a strong safety record.
Here's how you can find important information regarding Rutgers–Camden's operating status in case of emergency, weather alerts, or closure. Plus, make sure to sign up for emergency text alerts.
We're committed to achieving and advancing the principles of diversity and equity. The Committee on Institutional Equity and Diversity provides support for reaching these goals.
Need information? Here's how you can find important phone numbers and contact information for general information and specific offices.