Preparing for your SOAR Event

Registration Day Overview 

Once you check-in, you will sit for a brief presentation where you will learn vital information that will assist you in your transition to the Rutgers University-Newark community.  After the presentation, you will move into the computer lab where you will meet with an Academic Advisor to register for next semester.  

Please follow the steps below before coming in for your registration day.  


Review the  New Transfer Student Presentation 


Review a list of majors and minors offered at Rutgers University-Newark and learn about the requirements for the major and minor of your choice.  Academic Departments


Review your current degree audit by logging into Degree Navigator.

Note: If you just created your NetID, you will need to wait 24 hours before you can log in.


Prepare a tentative class schedule of courses you would like to take by using the Course Schedule Planner.  Please keep in mind you will not have access to register until you meet with an Academic Advisor on your registration day. 


*Attention: Students not enrolling in Newark College of Arts and Sciences or University College- Newark should follow the links below for information on their home school. 

Rutgers Business School 

School of Nursing

School of Criminal Justice

School of Public Affairs and Administration