Prospective Students

Whether you’re starting your college search or putting the finishing touches on your application to Rutgers University, Douglass Residential College (DRC) is here to support you. Experience a community that has inspired generations of women at Rutgers through support of academic achievement, career preparation and leadership programs encouraging learning beyond the classroom. DRC is the right choice for any undergraduate student who identifies as a woman, applying to Rutgers–New Brunswick. Discover our signature benefits that include a close-knit community, career preparation with unique connections to industry externships, enrichment opportunities for women pursuing the sciences, and future-focused programs.

Don’t take our word for it – the best way to experience Douglass is by visiting us! Take a walking tour of the campus with a current Rutgers student, learn more at an information session, or visit us for one of our prospective student events.

For more information on the benefits of adding Douglass Residential College to your Rutgers education, please click here.

Contact Us
If you wish to request information or speak to a representative of Douglass Residential College, please contact the Office of Recruitment and New Student Programs at 848-932-9500 or

For information about admissions to Rutgers University, please visit or call 732-445-4636.

We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you on campus!

If you have already been accepted to Rutgers, please connect to admitted students links for further information.