Office of Student and Academic Services

Please note: all staff of the Office of Student and Academic Services (OSAS) are working remotely until further notice.

We ask for your patience as we shift to providing all advising and support services via virtual interfaces. OSAS can be reached during normal business hours at the same phone numbers and emails listed in the directory. You will receive a reply to your message as soon as possible. Our goal is to provide the most helpful and efficient service possible under the current conditions.

The Office of Student and Academic Services 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.









Tuesday 3/24/20 RIISA:Tech Equity Conference Rutgers Prep School, 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
Saturday 3/28/20 NJ Council of Teachers of English Spring 2020 Conference Pascack Valley High School,200 Piermont Ave Hillsdale, NJ 07642, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday 3/28/20 Teaching The World Conference 15 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Saturday 4/4/20 Rutgers SAS Admitted Students Day Outside GSE Building, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Thursday 4/9/20 MSU: Spring Job & Graduate School Fair University Student Center-Calvin & Tina Tyler Ballroom, 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251, all day
Tuesday 4/21/20 Education Grad School Virtual Fair Online, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
TBD GSE information session for RU-N employees TBD
Friday 4/24/20 Admitted or Accepted - NJAIS Conference Princeton University's Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Saturday 4/25/20 Rutgers Day 2020 College Ave, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Sunday 4/26/20 Rutgers SAS APA day TBD Livingston Campus, 10:30 AM-11:00 AM
Wednesday 4/29/20 Information Session on Teaching for Non-Education Majors Gateway Transit Village in New Brunswick, NJ, 6:00 AM-8:00 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.