Application Process for Veteran Student

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Application Process for Veteran Student

Veteran StudentĀ 

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Application Requirements:

  • Official College Transcript(s)

Applicants who attended a college or university will need to submit official college transcripts for all previously attendedĀ institutions. Please have former institutions send transcripts directly to NJCU's Admissions Office.Ā 

Submit official final transcripts electronicallyĀ to:Ā admissions@njcu.edu or by mail.


Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Hepburn Hall, Room 207
2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07305


  • Personal Essay

The Admissions Office requests that you write and submit an essay, 250 words minimum, explaining your aspiration and motivation for attending NJCU.


  • Official Test Scores (Optional)

Applicants who have taken the College Board Advanced Placement (AP), College Level Examination Program (CLEP), International Baccalaureate (IB) or Department of Defense Standardize Test (DSST) have the option of sending in their official test scores for additional transfer credits.

  • Use institution codeĀ 8427Ā for score reports from Department of Defense Standardized Test (DSST).
  • Use school codeĀ 2516Ā for score reports from College Board Advanced Placement (AP), College Level Examination Program (CLEP), International Baccalaureate (IB).

After Submitting your Application

As soon as your application is complete, our team will commence the review process, and you will be notified of the admission decision accordingly. We appreciate your patience during this period, as we strive to ensure a comprehensive and fair evaluation of all applicants.

For more information about the Veteran Process please visit: Military&Veterans ServicesĀ 


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December 1

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October 1

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March 1

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May 1

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