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School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

About EOF

Important Message! Rutgers SEBS EOF is remotely open and operating. In compliance with the national social distancing mandate, the SEBS EOF Team will not be in the office but instead will continue to service students remotely. Advisement and recruitment activities will be handled via email and online platforms. General questions about SEBS EOF can be directed to sebseof@rutgers.edu. SEBS EOF remains committed to servicing its students and their families.

Since its inception, in 1969, SEBS EOF has prepared students to solve some of the more challenging societal problems. Focused on access, academic excellence, and research, SEBS EOF cultivates student capacity to make adaptive changes in their educational development and overcome historic socioeconomic factors that challenge their potential for success. SEBS EOF seeks to provide services that assist students in navigating the complexities of an academic and social climate, within a global environment; and, facilitate an understanding of what is required to succeed in college as a science major. Read More »

SEBS EOF Workshops and Resources

Staying Motivated & Organized for Online Learning

This workshop focuses on tips to be successful as an online learner, especially for students who are having a difficult time transitioning from the classroom.  Students viewing this video will identify pitfalls, because of a lack of motivation, the importance of a plan and the value of staying connected to others.

To Graduate School or Not?

This session will provide students with information on applying to graduate school and tips if you plan to take a  year off after graduation.  You will learn about the reasons to apply or not, the application and timeline, financial aid, GAP year tips and resources.

How RU Keeping Calm?

This is a health and wellness presentation. This presentation will provide different ways to cope with social distancing, supply tips on care of your mental health while staying connected with family and friends.

Testimonials

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SEBS EOF has become my second home. It is a place where I can share my up's and down's. The support from all the EOF Counselors created a significant impact on my success. I am grateful to be a part of the EOF family. ONCE EOF, ALWAYS EOF!”

— Wenjun

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I am grateful to be a part of SEBS EOF. My undergrad career has not been a straight road but EOF has been with me every step of the way. Thank you again.”

— D'ajanai

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SEBS EOF has helped me tremendously throughout my four years at Rutgers. SEBS EOF is like a family to me and I’ve grown extremely close to all of the advisors and Dean. I would not be where I am if it wasn't for their trust, love, and support! Thank you!”

— Gabriella