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New Student Info.

Upcoming Graduate Orientation Programs

For newly admitted students in on-campus programs:

  • June 2, 2016- For all incoming matriculants for Summer / Fall 2016.
  • August 18, 2016- Fall non-matriculants and matriculants.
Time Event
4:15 – 5:00 Check-in, Student ID Cards, and Welcome Reception
5:00 – 6:00 Welcome to TCNJ
6:00 – 6:45 Academic Department Advisement Sessions
  • Card Services will be available at the start of the evening for ID Photos. ID cards also serve as library cards and should be carried at all times.

Immediately following advisement sessions:

  • Computer labs will be open for registration via PAWS.
  • A link will be activated on the bookstore website during registration and up to one week prior to the first day of classes to order text books.

Need a refresher?

Visit the Virtual Orientation page.

For newly admitted students in the MEd Educational Leadership:Instruction program offered in conjunction with Regional Training Center:

Summer Matriculants:

June 1 at RTC – or – June 7 at TCNJ / 5:15-7:00pm

Virtual Orientation – Refresher for Newly Admitted Students


Out-of-State Student Complaint Procedures

Students taking online classes at The College of New Jersey and who have a complaint may file a complaint through the College’s complaint and appeals policies

If an issue cannot be resolved through the complaint/appeals processes, a student may file a complaint directly with his or her own State of residency ( in compliance with federal Department of Education regulations.

Complaints may also be reported to any accrediting agency which offers accreditation to TCNJ, including:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
(215) 662-5600

New Jersey Higher Education Commission
P.O. Box 542
Trenton, NJ 08625-0542
(609) 292-4310