Congratulations! Your child has earned a seat at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Each student admitted to Mason Gross has a specific talent. We are dedicated to creating programs in dance, music, visual arts and theater that allow your child to develop and mature with the vision of becoming a professional artist in his or her chosen field.
Refer to the Scarlet Guide [PDF] for more information about starting your child's college career.
All Mason Gross students are encouraged to attend a New Student Summer Orientation. The New Student Orientation will help your son/daughter become acclimated to Rutgers University as a whole.
New Student Orientation is designed to help students:
Navigate the campus and identify available resources.
Facilitate connections with students, faculty, and staff.
Learn about academic expectations and intellectual opportunities.
Become knowledgeable about Rutgers history and contributions to the local and global community.
Understand the meaning and importance of getting involved and becoming a proud member of the Rutgers community.
Appreciate the diversity of culture, opportunities, and experiences of Rutgers.
Become independent, responsible, and engaged citizens.
Develop safe and healthy lifestyle habits.
For more information, visit this website.
As an in-coming first-year or transfer student to Mason Gross, your child will begin the academic portion of orientation on Monday, September 2, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. in the Levin Theater on the Douglass Campus. During this session your child will meet with academic advisors and review academic obligations for the fall semester. Your participation is required.