Visit Rutgers and Mason Gross!

Come visit us! Each department at Mason Gross offers numerous opportunities to visit and learn more about their programs. Read below to find out more.

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MASON GROSS ART DAYS

Mason Gross Arts Days are open to any student interested in studying Dance, Film, Music, Theater, or Visual Arts at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Although the information sessions are geared towards undergraduate applicants, prospective graduate students are welcome to attend. Mason Gross Art Days will follow the schedule below:

Performing Arts Days (Dance, Music, Theater)

9:15 a.m. - Check in

9:30 a.m. - Information session hosted by the Mason Gross Admissions team- will include program overviews, how to apply and important dates and deadlines.

10:30 a.m. - Department specific sessions- this may include class observations, facilities tour, and program specific info sessions with a department program coordinator or counselor.

11:45 a.m. - Optional walking tour of Douglass campus **walking tour is primarily outdoors and roughly 1.5 miles so please plan accordingly**

Summer Performing Arts Day Dates:

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

•Dance- Register HERE
•Music- Register HERE
•Theater- Register HERE
 

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

•Dance- Register HERE
•Music- Register HERE
•Theater- Register HERE
 

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

•Dance- Register HERE
•Music- Register HERE
•Theater- Register HERE
 

Civic Square Arts Day (Filmmaking and Visual Arts)

9:15 a.m. - Check in

9:30 a.m. - Information session hosted by the Mason Gross Admissions team- will include program overviews, how to apply and important dates and deadlines.

10:30 a.m. - Department specific sessions – this may include class observations, facilities tour, and program specific info sessions with a department program coordinator or counselor.

Summer Civic Square Arts Day Dates:

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

*VISUAL ARTS ONLY*

•Visual Arts- Register HERE
 

Friday, July 28th, 2017

•Film- Register HERE
•Visual Arts- Register HERE

 

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

•Film- Register HERE
•Visual Arts- Register HERE

 

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VISIT DANCE

 

TOUR DANCE AND VISIT CLASSES

To visit dance classes or take a tour, please contact:
Department of Dance
Phone: 848-932-1367 
Email: leidyg@mgsa.rutgers.edu
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
85 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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VISIT FILMMAKING

FILM OPEN HOUSE:

Date: Saturday, September 30th, 2017
Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm
 
The Open House will include:
•Program Information Session
•Student and Faculty Q&A
•Facilities Tour
•Student Film Screening
 

To register, click here: Film Open House

To request a weekday staff-led tour of our facilities, please contact :

Karina Daves
Rutgers Filmmaking Center
Phone: 848-932-5245 
Email: kdaves@mgsa.rutgers.edu
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
33 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

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VISIT MUSIC

 

OPEN HOUSE/INFO SESSIONS/TOURS

The best way for undergraduates to have their questions answered, meet faculty and current students, take a tour of our facilities and see a performance is to attend one of our Open House Events:

MUSIC OPEN HOUSE DATES:

October 6, 2017

November 18, 2017

December 12, 2017

April 21, 2018

TOUR THE MUSIC FACILITIES - If you would like to arrange a visit with the department or make an appointment to speak with an advisor or admissions representative you may do so by calling 732-932-9364 or by emailing jclark@mgsa.rutgers.edu

TAKE A LESSON AND MEET OUR FACULTY

To take a lesson with one of our faculty members please visit our music faculty page to find a complete listing of our faculty and the appropriate contact information. If you are unable to locate the faculty's contact information on this page please go to PEOPLE SEARCH AT RUTGERS, type the full name of the faculty member in the field provided and press the "search people" button to be taken to their University directory listing.

For more information please contact:

Department of Music
Phone: 732-932-9190
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
81 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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VISIT THEATER

OPEN HOUSE/INFO SESSIONS

The best way for to have your questions answered about our Theater Department is to attend one of our Open House Events. There you will learn all about our programs, meet faculty and current students and take a tour of our facilities:

October 10, 2016 Theater Open House

November 11, 2016 Theater Open House

If you cannot make one of our Open House events, we encourage you to attend one of the Mason Gross Arts Days

For more information please email  theater@mgsa.rutgers.edu or call 848-932-1176.

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VISIT VISUAL ARTS

 

OPEN HOUSE DATES

The best way for you to have your questions answered about the Visual Arts Department is to attend one of our Open House Events. There you will learn all about our programs, meet faculty and current students and take a tour of our facilities. 

Visual Arts Undergraduate Open House

Date: Saturday, October 28th, 2017

This event is intended for high school students and will include:

-Program Information Session
-Q & A
-Portfolio Reviews with Faculty
-Tour of Visual Arts Facilities
 
There will be two sessions to choose from; a morning session starting at 10:30am and an afternoon session starting at 12:30pm. They are the same schedule of events so please register for one by clicking on the links below:
 
 
Visual Arts Transfer Open House
 
Date: Friday, November 3rd, 2017
Time: 1:00pm- 3:00pm
 
This event is intended for students interested in transferring to the B.F.A Visual Arts program at Mason Gross. The day will include:
 
-Program Information Session
-Q & A
-Tour of Visual Arts Facilities
 
To register for the event, please click here:  Transfer Open House
*PLEASE NOTE: If you are interested in having your liberal arts courses reviewed by an academic advisor, please be sure to register for our transfer evaluation day. To learn more, click here *
 
MFA Open House & Open Studios
 
Date: Saturday, October 28th, 2017
Time: 2:00pm- 6:00pm
 
This event is intended for prospective graduate students interested in the MFA Visual Arts program. The day will include:
 
-Information Session with the Graduate Director
-Optional tour fo the Visual Arts facilities
-MFA Open Studios, 3-6pm
 
To register, click here: MFA Open House
 

Staff-led tours are available by request, most Mondays–Fridays, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. excluding university holidays. To arrange a tour, contact:

UNDERGRADUATE CONTACT:
Rosemarie Flores
848-932-5210

 

GRADUATE CONTACT:
Daonne Huff 
848-932-5211
 

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TRANSFER EVALUATION DAYS

The idea of transferring can be overwhelming, especially when considering transferring to a Bachelor of Fine Arts or Bachelor of Music program. The uncertainty of what to expect is often the biggest deterrent in deciding if transferring is the right decision. The student affairs and admission offices would like to demystify the transfer process to the Mason Gross School of the Arts.

Academic advisors will be available to review college transcripts and discuss the transfer evaluation process specific to the program you are interested in.

Date: November 3, 2017

Time: 3:00pm to 5:00pm 

To register, click here.

 

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RUTGERS NEW BRUNSWICK

We’re eager to help prospective students, their parents, and visitors discover more about Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and all it has to offer. So we’re delighted to welcome you to our new Visitor Center, your gateway to Rutgers. The center is the starting point for tours of the Rutgers–New Brunswick and a place to interact with exhibits that illustrate the university’s history and the contributions Rutgers faculty, students, and alumni have made to New Jersey, the United States, and the world.

New Brunswick Campus Tour and Academic Session

To register for a Rutgers - New Brunswick Bus Tour, Campus Walking Tour, or Transfer Tour please visit:

PARKING: Parking lot 48, across from the Visitor Center, can be accessed from Sutphen Road.

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