We hoped you enjoyed your New Student Orientation. There are a few important tasks you should complete to prepare you for your first semester.

Check your Student Email Daily

Get in the habit of checking your email daily.  You will be receiving important information that will help prepare you for the start of the semester.  This will also be the primary form of communication for all official Rutgers correspondence.

FERPA Waiver

Review and discuss the FERPA waiver with your family.  For more information, visit

Order Parking Permission

Planning to commute or have a car on campus?  Visit

Complete New Student Online Modules

Check your email for information on two online learning modules (Not Anymore and Not Anymore for Alcohol & Other Drugs) that you need to complete by September 1.

Waive or Enroll in the Student Health Insurance Plan

Waive or enroll at Mandatory for all full-time and all F&J visa-sponsored students to waive or enroll in the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) each semester.

Download the RAVE Guardian App

Download the free mobile safety app. Rave Guardian is designed to help faculty, staff, students and guests stay connected and access important campus safety resources.