Summer and Winter Session Course Policies!

Summer Session courses shorter than 5 weeks do not count toward the Biological Sciences major or minor. 

Winter Session courses of 2 or more credits do not count toward the Biological Sciences major or minor. 

We strongly encourage students to meet with an advisor before registering for any online, summer or winter session course!

If you plan to take courses outside of Rutgers-NB, you must complete a SAS transfer credit preapproval form or SEBS transfer credit preapproval form to receive permission to take courses outside of Rutgers-NB! 


  •  Rutgers is Closed on Wednesday, March 21st due to weather!
  • Update: The new deadline to withdraw from a class is Monday, March 26th! 
  • Apply Now for the  DeFalco Scholarship for Rising Seniors & DLS Majors! Deadline 4/2
  • Apply Now  for a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship! Deadline 4/6
    • NEW Honors Program Life Sciences SURF
    • NEW Honors College with Johnson & Johnson Women in STEM2D Life Sciences SURF
    •  Division of Life Sciences SURF
  • Welcome Back Letter Fall 2017
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