Office of Student and Academic Services

Attention all GSE International Students

In light of the recent announcements from ICE regarding international students at universities that are moving to online courses for Fall 2020, Rutgers Global is asking that you review this link and address all questions to the RU Global Office:

The GSE Rutgers Global liaison is Jacqueline Huang -


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.



The OSAS staff is currently working remotely, but you can still schedule an online or phone appointment with an advisor!

To schedule an appointment, contact the advisor listed for your area of interest:



Due to the challenges and inequities caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the GSE has made the following program changes in support of our students and applicants:

Fall 2020 application deadlines extended

Pass/No Credit Policy - Summer 2020

GRE Requirement Update

  • The Ph.D. in Education program has made the GRE optional for students applying to begin fall 2021 (applications due December 1st, 2020).
  • The Ed.D. program is waiving the GRE requirement for applicants to the summer 2021 cohort (applications due December 15th, 2020).



Apply to the GSE!


Online Schedule of Classes

Webreg (online registration for classes)

New Brunswick Registrar

Student Accounting

Financial Aid

Degree Navigator (for 5-year teacher ed programs only)





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 or call us at 848-932-3232.

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