Non-matriculate & Visiting Students

You are a non-matriculated/visiting student if you have not (or have not yet) been formally admitted and matriculated into a Rowan degree or certificate program. Before you can register at Rowan as a non-matriculated/visiting student, you must first be activated in Rowan’s student information system.

How to Register as a Non-matriculated/Visiting Student

In traditional-format, on-campus undergraduate coursework

If you want to take traditional (on-campus, 16-week) undergraduate coursework only, please contact the Rowan University Registrar’s Office at:

Rowan Registrar
Savitz Hall, First Floor
201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, NJ 08028
Phone / 856.256.4350
Fax / 856.256.4424

  • The Registrar Opens in new window will activate your account– often over the phone.
  • Your next step is to find the courses you want to register for in Rowan’s Section Tally. Opens in new window
  • Once you find a course you want in the Section Tally Opens in new window confirm the following before attempting registration:
    • You are already activated in Rowan’s student information system for registration;
    • You are otherwise eligible to register for the course according to the pre-requisites and restrictions listed in the Section Tally Opens in new window;
    • There is space available in the course; and,
    • The max enrollment is not set at “0” and so the course allows online registration

    Note:  Most accelerated, off-site, online, and hybrid courses do not allow online registration.

  • Once you have confirmed the above and have the CRN (Course Registration Number – the number all the way to the left in a course’s Section Tally Opens in new window entry), you are ready to register yourself online in Rowan’s Self Service system (www.rowan.edu/selfservice Opens in new window).
  • Visit the Registrar’s Office website for online registration deadlines and instructions. 

In traditional, on-campus post-bac or graduate coursework; or in accelerated, off-site, online, and hybrid coursework (at any level)

If you wish to register for post-baccalaureate or graduate coursework, please complete and submit a CGCE Activation & Registration Form to CGCE Enrollment Services at:

CGCE Enrollment Services
Enterprise Center, Suite 200
225 Rowan Boulevard, Glassboro, NJ 08028
Phone / 856.256.5435
Fax / 856.256.5637

  • CGCE will activate your account upon receipt of a completed Activation & Registration Form
    Note: Most accelerated, off-site, online, and hybrid courses do not allow online registration. If one or more of the courses you wish to register for are accelerated, off-site, online, or hybrid, you must include that course information on the Activation & Registration Form itself. If you only wish to register for traditional, on-campus courses, you may search the Section Tally Opens in new window and follow the steps below after receiving a confirmation email from CGCE that your account has been activated.
  • Find the courses you want to register for in Rowan’s Section Tally. Opens in new window
  • Once you find a course you want in the Section Tally Opens in new window confirm the following before attempting registration:
    • You are already activated in Rowan’s student information system for registration; You are otherwise eligible to register for the course according to the pre-requisites and restrictions listed in the Section Tally Opens in new window;
    • There is space available in the course; and,
    • The max enrollment is not set at “0” and so the course allows online registration
  • Once you have confirmed the above and have the CRN (Course Registration Number – the number all the way to the left in a course’s Section Tally Opens in new window), you are ready to register yourself online via Rowan Self Service (www.rowan.edu/selfservice Opens in new window).
  • Visit the Registrar’s Office website for online registration deadlines and instructions.
    • Remember, if you wish to register for an accelerated, off-site, online, or hybrid course must submit a request to CGCE Enrollment Servicesusing the CGCE Override Form. Once the signed form is received by CGCE's Enrollment Services Office, if space is available, CGCE will register the student and confirm the registration via email (or you will be notified if space is not available). Only a fully signed and approved CGCE Override Form triggers the registration/communication process.
  • For registration deadlines for traditional post-bac or graduate courses, visit the Registrar’s website. 
  • Click here for registration deadlines for accelerated, off-site, online, and hybrid courses.

How to Register as a Non-matriculated/Visiting Student in ESL/BE Courses

Those interested in taking courses in the ESL Certificate of Graduate Study or Bilingual/Bicultural Education (BE) Graduate Endorsement program as a non-matriculated student must first submit a statement of purpose via email to wassell@rowan.edu. If your request is approved, you will be contacted by CGCE Enrollment Services via email with further instructions on how to register.

How to Register as a Non-matriculated/Visiting Student in RN-to-BSN Courses:

Those wishing to register for an RN-to-BSN course as a non-matriculated/visiting student must complete and submit a signed RN-to-BSN Program Activation & Permission Form. Once completed please fax this form along with a copy of your RN license to the Assistant Director of Student Services for the RN-to-BSN Program at (856) 256-5638.

Please note: Non-matriculated/visiting students are not eligible for financial aid.

Registration Questions?

Contact CGCEenrollment@rowan.edu with any questions about registration for CGCE courses.

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