Prospective Student Events

The School of Engineering (SoE) welcomes future engineers that want to join a dynamic community of solution seekers that value collaboration, innovation, and diversity of thought. We look forward to engaging with you during our walking tours or virtual events. 

Registration for November events will open onTuesday, October 19 at 12:00PM EST.

Plan your Visit

Want to see campus and hear from current students?
Sign-up for our Engineering Walking Tour on a select Friday in October or November. The event will start with a student panel, followed by an 80-minute walking tour. Begins October 1!

Want some general information about our school and/or specific majors?
Register for one of our school overview sessions and enjoy learning more from the comfort of your home. Choose between majors’ information sessions or student panels. Begins October 11.

Do you prefer a more casual environment where you can just approach students and ask them questions?
Join our Let's Talk Engineering sessions. No formal presentation, just great conversations. Begins October 27.

Are you interested in hearing from alumni or faculty regarding special topics in engineering?
Check out our Virtual Speaker Series. New topics will be introduced each month.
On October 20, 5-6:30PM EST, we are hosting a panel discussing the path from engineering to entrepreneurship.Learn about decisions they made, the opportunities they had, the challenges they faced, and the applicability that engineering has to business and society. REGISTER HERE.

Do you prefer one-on-one conversations and would like to meet one student and ask him/her specific questions?
Book an appointment with one of our 34 ambassadors. Read their bios to see who you would want to meet on zoom and chat for 15-25 minutes. Appointment options are based on the individual ambassador’s availability. Coming soon!

More Details

Engineering Walking Tour
Fridays, October 1 through November 19, 1-3PM EST

REGISTER HERE

The engineering student ambassadors are excited to show you where they live, learn, and have formed lifetime friendships. Each walking tour will start with a panel of students with various backgrounds and majors. Then you will take an 80-minute walking tour of the engineering quad, while you hear about the undergraduate programs, student leadership opportunities, career prospects and more.

Each visiting student can bring up to 2 guests. The student will register with his/her name and add their guest names in the subsequent fields. All tour guests MUST be registered before arrival to campus. Masks must be worn if entering any Rutgers Campus building- regardless of vaccination status - so please come prepared.

School Overview & Engineering Majors Info Session
Select Tues, Wed, Thurs, Oct 13 through Nov 18, 5-6:30PM EST

REGISTER by clicking on a date below.

Learn more about our undergraduate curricula, research centers, faculty, and undergraduate opportunities. Sessions will start with a School of Engineering overview and go over application details. Each date will feature different department pairs to give you a deeper look at our unique attributes and points of intersection. There will be plenty of time for Q&A. 

October Dates
Wednesday, Oct. 13: Electrical/Computer & Industrial Systems Engineering
Thursday, Oct. 14: Mechanical & Packaging Engineering
Tuesday, Oct. 19: Biomedical & Chemical Engineering
Thursday, Oct. 21: Civil & Environmental Engineering
Tuesday, Oct. 26: Aerospace & Materials Science Engineering

School Overview & Student Panel
Monday, October 11 & Thursday, November 4, 1-2PM EST

REGISTER HERE 

We will be participating in the Rutgers Admissions Undergraduate Virtual Showcase on Columbus Day, Monday, October 11 and NJEA Teacher Convention Day, Thursday, November 4. We invite you to learn more about Rutgers Engineering through our School Overview and Student Panel. This session includes an overview of Rutgers School of Engineering, our application and admission process, and the student experience.

Let's Talk Engineering
Select Tues & Weds, October 27 through Nov 30, 8-9PM EST

REGISTER HERE

Applying to colleges, financing your education, gaining relevant work experiences and building meaningful personal and professional relationships are critical considerations in the college search process. During these virtual networking events, expect to turn on your mics and cameras and interact with our students as you learn more about how they managed their college selection process and what it's like to be a student at Rutgers Engineering TODAY. Each week will focus on a different topic.

Wednesday, Oct. 27: Explore 10! RU Engineering Majors
Ask questions about the 10 majors offered at Rutgers University School of Engineering. Meet with ambassadors to talk about curricula, professors, academic services, and more. Learn how they went about deciding on their engineering major. You can also ask them about their 2nd majors or minors.

Wednesday, Nov. 3: Research, Internships, Co-ops
Did you know RU engineering students are involved with companies like Google, SpaceX, and Stryker? Come meet with ambassadors to talk about their research, internship, and co-op experiences. Learn how Rutgers University helped them pursue these opportunities.

Upcoming Topics:
Wednesday, Nov. 10: Campus Life
Wednesday, Nov. 17: Honors, Douglass Residential College, and Educational Opportunity Fund
Tuesday, Nov. 23: Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Campus jobs
Tuesday, Nov. 30: Why Rutgers Engineering?

Before you join, acquaint yourself with the platform --> 3-minute Guest Guide

Self-Guided Tour App

If you would like to visit our Engineering Quad from wherever you are, access our Self-Guided Tour. This includes an audio tour from our student ambassadors (additional photos and links included). Search for Rutgers-NB Tours  from the App Store on your mobile device. Download the Rutgers New Brunswick Tours, then click on the menu bar and select Tour Options. School of Engineering will be listed. Enjoy reading, viewing and listening to our Engineering Quad Tour. More information: https://admissions.newbrunswick.rutgers.edu/self-guided-tours-0.

Questions? 

Prospective Student FAQs >>HERE

Email us at tours@soe.rutgers.edu

Please join the Rutgers Undergraduate Admissions Mailing List in order to receive notifications of when our schedule will be posted at http://admissions.rutgers.edu --> Get Info. 

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