College of Graduate & Continuing Education

If you're a proud member of the Brown and Gold Rowan University family--or you just want to learn more about the depth and breadth of the University--Glassboro is the place to be Oct. 27-31 as Rowan celebrates Homecoming & Family Weekend 2010.

Anthony J. Jannetti, president and CEO of Pitman-based Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc., has contributed $50,000 to the Rowan University Foundation to establish an endowment to fund scholarships for students in the University’s RN-to-BSN program

Dr. Mark Stanwood, Executive County Superintendent of Schools for Gloucester County since 2003, will join the staff of the Educational Information and Resource Center (EIRC) effective July 19. In his new position, Stanwood will serve as director of the Division of Professional Development and Non-Credit Programs in the College of Graduate and Continuing Education at Rowan University, which is contracting with EIRC to mange those programs.  

Route 322, from Bowe Boulevard to Main Street in Glassboro, will close from 9 a.m. to 4  p.m. on Friday, May 14, for Rowan University's annual undergraduate Commencement ceremony.

Rowan University recently celebrated the first anniversary of an educational program it founded in conjunction with the University of Medicine and Dentistry that is helping South Jersey nurses expand their education and become better prepared for the medical world of tomorrow.

More than 100 educational professionals, advocates, parents and therapists from throughout South Jersey will come together for Rowan University's Inaugural Conference on Autism on Monday, March 15.

Rowan University will host a Graduate School Information Session on Saturday, September 12, at 10 a.m. in the auditorium of Rowan Hall, the College of Engineering building off Bowe Boulevard in Glassboro.

Rowan University will welcome its largest freshman class this year. Close to 1,700 freshmen have placed deposits with the Glassboro-based University, along with 1,022 transfer students.

Close to 1,300 Rowan University freshmen are expected to move into their new homes on the Glassboro campus on Saturday, August 29, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in these residence halls: Chestnut, Evergreen, Magnolia, Mimosa, Mullica and Willow.

Rowan University is one of the best colleges and universities in the Northeast, according to The Princeton Review.  The education services company selected the school as one of 218 institutions it profiles in its "Best in the Northeast" section on its website feature 2010 Best Colleges Region by Region that posted recently on  It also profiles the school in its book "The Best Northeastern Colleges: 2010 Edition" (Random House / Princeton Review Books, now on sale).