Welcome to Rutgers University through the School of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, Mason Gross School of the Arts EOF Program! Be sure to read all the information below carefully and follow any steps to complete that are necessary.


All SAS EOF Admitted First Year Scholars must complete the EOF Verification Confirmation Process with the Office of Financial Aid to receive the EOF grant & program services by June 1.


Important Dates & Deadlines:

Additional Items to add to your TO DO checklist!:

  • SAS EOF will reach out to you thru multiple platforms: Text, email and by phone. Make sure you keep in touch! 
  • Take the Placement Test as soon as possible. Note that you will need to download a lockdown browser in order to take the math placement test.  A chrome book will not work!  If you don't have access to a laptop to take your placement test, you may reserve space on campus to do so.  Here is the link to reserve a room and laptop on campus - Qualtrics Survey | Qualtrics Experience Management.  If you have any issues, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Summer Institute Requirement—Get a Laptop with video capabilities, Webex/Zoom account and internet (broadband is important)!
  • Register to our 2024 Summer Institute Virtual Information Session on Thursday, April 25th, at 10AM
  •  Register to our 2024 Summer Institute  Student Parent Orientation taking place on June 5th in the College Ave Student Center at 930am
    • RSVP Here
    • Location: Hybrid/Online (invitation and live stream will be sent via email  the week before)
    • We are offering a hybrid experience meaning if you would like to attend with only 1 parent in person you can choose that option in the RSVP or if you would like the live stream link and attend virtually that is an option as well
  • WHAT TO BRING:
    • Your Laptop (Must be a PC or Mac, No Chromebooks)
    • Breakfast Items
    • A floor lamp and light bulb (we recommend this lamp )
    • Pillows & bed ensemble (blanket, long twin-size fitted sheet, etc.)
    • Clothes hangers
    • Hamper/detergent
    • Towels
    • Alarm Clock
    • Bathroom Essentials (Bathrobe, shower slippers, soap, toothpaste, etc.)
    • Shower caddy (to carry toiletries to and from bathroom)
    • Fan
    • Sunblock
    • Medications (Make sure to inform health services)
    • Health insurance Card (original or copy in case of emergency)
  • WHAT NOT TO BRING – PROHIBITED ITEMS
    • Microwaves
    • Hot Plates
    • Ovens
    • Refrigerators
    • *PLEASE REVIEW RUTGERS’ RES LIFE POLICY FOR FULL LIST OF PROHIBITED ITEMS
  • EACH ROOM WILL CONTAIN:
    • 2 BEDS
    • 2 DRESSERS,
    • 2 STUDENT DESKS
    • 2 CHAIRS
    • 1 MICROFRIDGE

If you missed our orientations check out our video: