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The College of New Jersey is an exceptional institution that applies innovative approaches in teaching its students to live, learn, and explore throughout their collegiate experience. A small, public college located in central New Jersey, TCNJ welcomes students in search of an interactive educational environment that will challenge their ambitions, inside and outside of the classroom.

The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) is a highly selective institution that has earned national recognition for its commitment to excellence in undergraduate education. Founded in 1855, TCNJ has become an exemplar of the best in public higher education and is consistently acknowledged as one of the top comprehensive colleges in the nation. 

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Known for its natural beauty, TCNJ’s campus is set on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township. The Office for Academic Support Programs provides services such as tutoring, college transitional assistance, and peer mentoring. The Division of Student Affairs also offers a broad range of programs, services, and facilities to engage students as active learners and responsible citizens. The College encourages students to expand their talents and skills through more than 150 student organizations. These groups range from performing ensembles and professional and honor societies to student publications, Greek organizations, as well as intramural and club sports. High achievement and scholarship in the classroom have been mirrored by the success of The College of New Jersey’s varsity student-athletes. Since 1979, The College of New Jersey has amassed a total of 38 Division III crowns in seven different sports.

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