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Rutgers School of Business–Camden
Undergraduate Academic Services

Current undergraduate students may access RaptorConnect  to schedule virtual advising appointments with an academic advisor for Fall 2021.

Current Students:
Seniors & Graduation Information:
Experiential Opportunities:
Undergraduate Academic Services Office:

Business & Science Building
227 Penn Street
Camden, NJ 08102
Phone: (856) 225-6216
Fax: (856) 225-6231

Office Hours:
Mon-Thu: 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Fridays 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Important Dates:

Last day to DROP without a “W” grades/ADD classes:
Friday, September 10th

Winter Session registration opens: Monday, October 4th

Last day to WITHDRAW from ALL classes to receive a partial tuition refund:
Tuesday, October 26th

Last day to WITHDRAW from a class/classes with a “W”:
November 8th, 5pm

Academic Calendar 2021-22


Employment Opportunities

Meet our Staff

The goals of the Academic Services Office at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden are to support all students in the pursuit of educational, career and personal goals, and to assist students in the creation of the conditions that will lead to their optimal performance.


Kandace Diedrick, Assistant Dean
Academic Advising for Undergraduate Programs
-Accounting (A-M)
-Senior Reviews (ALL)

Shannon Traum, Student Counselor Academic Advising for Undergraduate Programs
-Finance (ALL)
-Marketing (L-Z)

Genesis Alves, Student Counselor Academic Advising for Undergraduate Programs
-Accounting (N-Z)
-Management (A-P)

Matthew Vazquez, Student Counselor Academic Advising for Undergraduate Programs
-Management (Q-Z)
-Marketing (A-K)

Kathryn Stewart

Kathryn Potts, Administrative Assistant
Academic Services Office for Undergraduate Programs

Upcoming Events and Info Sessions

For more information or guidance through the application process, please refer to the program pages for specific admission information.

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BLDP Shadowing Days Application

After being notified of a match, students are responsible for providing personal information to the matched executive (e.g., current resume and cover letter with information on career ambitions). The information on this application is for internal use only, for us to match you as well as possible with and executive from among our alumni database.

BLDP Application

The Fall 2021 Application is now open! 

Priority will be given to applications received by Friday, April 2, 2021. Applications are accepted until all seats are filled. Space is limited, so apply early!

The seminar application process is our gateway for entry into the program. Upon acceptance into BLDP, students will be emailed their acceptance letter plus a special permission number allowing registration for the BLDP seminar.


Seminar applications are solicited each semester and require the following:

  1. Completed application form (at the bottom of this page),
  2. Personal essay
  3. Two (2) letters of recommendation (one academic; one other)

Rutgers-Camden students are invited to apply to apply for enrollment in the BLDP seminar. All applicants are expected to meet both of the following selection criteria:  (1) have sophomore standing or above and (2) have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above. First-semester transfer students will be evaluated based on their GPA earned at Rutgers. Students who fail to meet these admission criteria may still be allowed to apply for (and possibly enroll in) the BLDP seminar, but they will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

The director balances evaluations to make final decisions on people accepted for the seminar (up to a maximum of 15-20 each semester).

Students who are admitted to the BDLP are required to adopt the BLDP Code of Conduct. A signed contract is required from each student.

Students may count activities toward “leadership units” that were initiated prior to taking a seminar, as long as those activities occured primarily during their enrollment in their academic program.

Application for Admission to BLDP Seminar

Applications for the BLDP Seminar will be ongoing until class is filled.

  • * Indicates a required field.

  • Contact Information

  • Academic Information

  • Please enter a number from 0 to 500.
  • Transfer students only.
  • Employment Information

  • List relevant employment history

  • EmployerPositionDates of Employment 
  • School Leadership Information

  • Provide evidence of leadership initiative while enrolled in school by listing all school-based organizations and activities in which you have held a leadership role while a student.

  • OrganizationRoleDates 
  • Community Leadership Information

  • Provide a list of community or volunteer activities in which you engaged in a leadership role.

  • OrganizationRoleDates of Activity 
  • Essay

  • Please write a short essay between 150 to 350 words, in which you discuss the reasons why your application should be considered for the Business Leader Development Program, including what you hope to gain from the program and what you can contribute.

  • Additional Submission Instructions

  • For your application to be complete, this form and TWO REFERENCE LETTERS must be on file in the Student Experience Center. Ideally, you should receive one letter from an academic source (e.g., a former or current instructor), and one from a business source (e.g., a former employer - even if for a part-time or volunteer position). Your letter writers should be mail them directly to: Dan Rosenthal, Student Experience Officer, Rutgers University, School of Business, 227 Penn Street, Camden, NJ 08102 or email the letters to daniel.rosenthal@rutgers.edu.

    Please only submit one application. If you experience any technical problems or need to submit the application again, please contact ldrshp@camden.rutgers.edu.

    Thank you.

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