Office of Student and Academic Services

The Office of Student and Academic Services (OSAS) is overseen by the Senior Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management and Academic Affairs and functions as the primary student contact for activities and information concerning:

  • program requirements,
  • status of applications to GSE,
  • academic affairs (dissertation guidelines, adding/dropping courses),
  • student life concerns (accessibility, discrimination, harassment),
  • financial aid,
  • graduation requirements and dates,
  • appeals (applications, grades), and
  • student grievances.









Saturday 10/27/18 2018 Rutgers Graduate and Professional School Open House College Avenue Student Center, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Friday 11/2/18 ABCC Conference Rutgers
Wednesday 11/7/18 5-year Teacher Education Information Session GSE Room 208 (computer lab), 2:00 PM
Wednesday 11/7/18 Alpha Phi Omega Virtual Career Fair and Graduate Fair Online, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
Thursday 11/8/18-Friday 11/9/18 NJEA Teachers Convention 2018 Atlantic City Convention Center
Friday 11/9/18 Rutgers EOF/RU First - First Generation College Student Fall Seminar College Avenue Student Center, 1:00-4:00 PM
Monday 11/12/18 Saint Peters EOF Graduate Open House Roy Irving Theater, Dineen Hall, 12:00-3:00 PM
Tuesday 11/13/18 Dominican College Graduate Fair Dominican College, Orangeburg, NY, 12:00-2:00 PM
Tuesday 11/13/18 RIISA: Empowering Educational Leaders Dougass Student Center, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Tuesday 11/13/18-Thursday 11/15/18 NJ League of Municipalities Atlantic City Convention Center
Wednesday 11/14/18 GSE-OSAS/Rutgers Employee Information Session GSE Room 124, 5:30-8:00 PM
Wednesday 11/14/18 21st Annual Graduate and Professional School Fair, RU-Newark Paul Robeson Campus Center - Essex Room 232, 2:00-4:00 PM
Thursday 11/15/18 New jersey City University - 21st Annual Graduate and Law School Fair at NJCU Gilligan Student Union Building, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
Thursday 11/15/18 Ed.D. Information Session GSE Room 124, 5:00-7:00 PM (sign up here)
Friday 11/30/18 Rutgers ODASIS Motivational Fair College Avenue Student Center, 11:00 AM-2:00 PM
Friday 11/30/18 Rutgers Gifted Education Conference 300 Atrium Drive, Somerset, 8:00 AM-3:30 PM
Tuesday 12/4/18 RIISA: Middle Grades Network Meetings Douglass Student Center, 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
Wednesday 12/5/18 10th Annual Special Education Math Conference The Ramada Plaza, Monroe, NJ
Thursday 12/6/18 Aligning Resorative practices and Restorative Justice West Windsor, The Conference Center at Mercer, 8:30 AM-2:30 PM
Thursday 12/6/18 Center for Literacy Development Speaker Series: Donalyn Miller Douglass Student Center, 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Thursday 12/6/18 Ed.D. Information Session Webinar Online, 7:00-8:00 PM (sign up here)
Tuesday 12/11/18 RIISA: Empowering Educational Leaders Douglass Student Center, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM


Teacher Certification and Endorsement Programs

OSAS is also the source for information about teacher certification and endorsement programs in a variety of subject areas. The GSE’s teacher certification programs cover areas such as:

  • early childhood,
  • elementary education,
  • English/English as a Second Language (ESL),
  • foreign language,
  • mathematics,
  • science,
  • social studies, and
  • special education.

National Accreditation

The Graduate School of Education’s Teacher Education and Educational Administration Programs are accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of five years, 2009-2014. You can view both program case summaries at the TEAC website,

To view the GSE’s Title II summary performance, please visit

Application Materials and Status

Initial application materials for GSE programs are obtained from the university’s Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions, but application status and program questions should be directed to OSAS staff.

Here to Help

We try to publish as much information about the above topics as possible on this website, but if you have a question that is not covered or need further clarification, please email us, call us at 848-932-3232, or simply drop by our office for assistance.

Please accept our thanks and best wishes as you pursue your academic goals here at the GSE.