Welcome to Rowan University

From the modest normal school begun 75 years ago, Rowan University has become an extraordinary comprehensive institution that has improved the quality of life for the citizens of New Jersey and the surrounding states.

We invite you to learn more about the mission, history, students and future of Rowan University by using the links to your left. For your convenience we have also developed an Online Visitors' Center, complete with "Fast Facts," maps and directions, and much, much more!!!

Should you have any questions, please email us at webmaster@rowan.edu.


History

History

Rowan University has evolved from its humble beginning in 1923 as a normal school, with a mission to train teachers for South Jersey classrooms, to a comprehensive university with a strong regional reputation. Learn More >>

Mission

Mission

A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Learn More >>

Fast Facts

Fast Facts

Rowan University is a selective, medium-sized public university located in Glassboro in southern New Jersey between Philadelphia and Atlantic City. Courses are also offered at the Camden campus, two community colleges and online. Learn More >>

Visiting Rowan

Visiting Rowan

The Visitors Center will keep you updated with events on campus, how to get involved in community projects or how to plan a visit. There's always something happening at Rowan University! Learn More >>



Rowan University Mission

A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Rowan provides a collaborative, learning-centered environment in which highly qualified and diverse faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, and community service. Through intellectual, social and cultural contributions, the University enriches the lives of those in the campus community and surrounding region.

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