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TCNJ Weather Notification – Update

WEATHER UPDATE: Due to the worsening winter storm conditions, TCNJ is now closed today, Thursday, March 5. All on-campus classes are canceled and offices are closed.

Posted on March 5th, 2015 at 8:28 am

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TCNJ At a Glance

The College of New Jersey is a highly selective public residential college focusing on the undergraduate experience. Seven schools—the Arts and Communication; Business; Education; Engineering; Humanities & Social Sciences; Nursing, Health & Exercise Science; and Science—offering more than 50 liberal arts and professional programs.

Undergraduate Enrollment

Approximately 6,300 full-time students

Average Class Size

21 students

Student-Faculty Ratio


On-Campus Freshmen

95 percent

Freshman-to-Sophomore Retention

95 percent

Graduation Rate

86 percent*

Average SAT Score

1262 for General Admits (Critical Reading and Math Only)


14 residence halls provide a variety of living accommodations


Consistently ranked among three best NCAA Division III programs in the nation

Employers Recruiting on Campus


Recent and Planned Construction

$250 million

*Graduation rate is based on a maximum of six years. TCNJ’s rates far exceed national averages and surpass those of prestigious institutions like the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and New York University.