Admissions Events

Thank you for your interest in Kean University! We encourage you to schedule a visit to see our beautiful campus and to learn more about our unique graduate programs. We host a variety of events for prospective students throughout the year, including Open House events, Information Days & Tours, Graduate Roundtables, and Academic Exploration Sessions. Take a look at our upcoming events below and find the right fit for you. We hope to see you soon!

Kean Ocean Graduate Programs Information Day

Join us to learn more about graduate opportunities available at Kean Ocean. Programs include Counseling Education, Nursing, and more.  

Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Ocean County College
                Gateway Building, Rm 407
                View OCC map and directions


Graduate School Fairs & Events

Our Graduate Admissions staff will be visiting colleges and universities across New York and New Jersey this year.  Please visit our Graduate School Fairs & Events page for details. 


Graduate Programs Information Day & Tour

This event, hosted by an Admissions Counselor, provides an overview of all our graduate programs, offers guidance on the application process, and highlights opportunities and outcomes of a Kean graduate degree. A student-led tour will follow the information session.

Registration links will appear below at least one month before the session takes place. 

Saturday, February 25
9:30 a.m.
Green Lane Academic
Building (GLAB), Room 617
Saturday, April 8
9:30 a.m.
Registration Coming Soon
Saturday, May 13
9:30 a.m.
Registration Coming Soon

Grad Apply Days

This February and March we will be offering Grad Apply Days to help accelerate your application process for the Fall 2017 semester. Admissions Counselors and Staff will be on hand to discuss your graduate school plans, help you with your application, and expedite the processing of your documents. Remember, to take full advantage of Grad Apply Day please bring with you all supporting materials for your application in official sealed envelopes.  For details on application requirements, please visit the overview page for your program. The full list of links to graduate program pages is available at http://grad.kean.edu/programs.  

Registration links will appear below at least one month before the session takes place. 

Thursday, March 16
Morning Session: 9:00-11:00 a.m. 
Kean Hall, Room 127
Thursday, March 16
Afternoon Session: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 130

Graduate Application Roundtables

The Office of Graduate Admissions will discuss the application process, how to choose a graduate program, recommendations to strengthen a Kean application, as well as on and off campus opportunities. 

Times and locations for the upcoming roundtables are listed below.  

Registration links will appear below at least one month before the session takes place. 

Tuesday, March 7
4:30 p.m.
Green Lane Academic
Building, Room 617
Tuesday, April 11
6:00 p.m.
Registration Coming Soon


Graduate Academic Exploration Sessions

These program-specific sessions are led by an Academic Program Coordinator and accompanied by an Admissions Counselor. You will learn more about the curriculum, program expectations, and professional outcomes of recent graduates.

Times and locations for upcoming Academic Exploration Sessions are listed below. 

Registration links will appear below at least one month before the session takes place. 

All Graduate Counseling Education Programs Wednesday, February 15
5:00 p.m.
EC Student Lounge
Public Administration Programs (MPA) Wednesday, February 15
6:30 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 130
English and Writing Studies  Thursday, February 23
5:30 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 130
Doctorate in Speech-Language Pathology (SLPD) Tuesday, February 28
6:00 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 127
Biotechnology Wednesday, March 8
5:30 p.m.
STEM 4th Floor
Conference Room
Doctorate in Physical Therapy

Wednesday, March 15
5:30 p.m.
North Ave. Academic
Building, Room 407

Social Work Programs Wednesday, March 22
5:30 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 127
Psychological Services and Marriage & Family Therapy Wednesday, March 22
5:30 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 130
Bilingual Certification and MA Programs Monday, March 27
5:00 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 130
Combined Clinical & School Psychology (PsyD) and School Psychology (PD)

Tuesday, March 28
5:00 P.M.
EC 125A

Reading Specialization Monday, April 3
4:30 p.m.
Kean Hall, room 130
Registration Coming Soon
Speech Language Pathology (MA) and Pre-Speech Language Pathology Wednesday, April 5
5:30 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 127
Registration Coming Soon
Holocaust & Genocide Studies Thursday, April 27
6:00 p.m.
Kean Hall, Room 130
Registration Coming Soon
Human Behavior and Organizational Psychology Thursday, June 29
5:00 p.m.
EC 125A
Registration Coming Soon