Commuter / Transfer / Non-Traditional

Student Spotlight: Chris Coultas C’21

Chris Coultas  C’21                                    
Major: Environmental Studies & Sustainability
Launch Career Community: Science, Technology, Engineering & Sustainability
Launch Identity/Affinity Community: Commuter
Student Director of the Forest Restoration Project

What attracted you to Drew?

I loved the concept that the professors actually …

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How to Succeed as a Commuter Student: 18 Proven Tips

Being a commuter student brings experiences not shared by one’s on-campus cohort.  Besides differences in how commuter students meet and connect with their peers, there can also be the logistical challenges of navigating multiple forms of transportation, eating, and time …

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According to the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, one in five college students is a parent and 62% of them are single Moms.   Maintaining the balance between academic commitments and raising a family can be challenging under the best of …

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Non-Traditional Students’ Life Experience An Advantage

There are can be huge differences in the life experience of traditional and non-traditional college age students and the orientation of many institutions of higher education often leans towards traditional age students.  For a non-traditional age student this can create …

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Student Spotlight: Shady Barsoom ’22

Shady Barsoom ‘22

Major: Neuroscience
Launch Career Community: Science, Technology, Engineering & Sustainability
Launch Identity/Affinity Communities: Commuter and Faith, Religion & Spirituality
Baldwin Honors Scholar
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
 Nu Rho Sci  (National Honor Society in Neuroscience)
Vice-president of …

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Independent College Fund of New Jersey

Multiple scholarships for the upcoming year are available through the Independent College Fund of New Jersey.

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Food Pantry Summer Schedule

The Drew Food Pantry has reopened with a new Summer schedule, open Tuesdays and Thursdays from …

Scholarships for Veterans

Veterans – please click the link below to see a listing of scholarship opportunities that you may qualify for!

Congratulations to the Class of 2021!!!
While you embark on this exciting next chapter in your life, one concern you …

New Courses and Special Electives

DREW 110 – Launch Workshop: Preparation for Career and Academic Success

This course is a structured, facilitated classroom experience that moves beyond traditional academic advising into multiple domains: self/context-exploration, major and…