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Ramapo College Foundation


Institutional Advancement and the Ramapo College Foundation share a mission to provide the resources that make the difference in Ramapo College’s quest for educational excellence.

The purposes of the Foundation, as stated in its Certificate of Incorporation are to: “stimulate, solicit, receive, and promote receipt of resources from grants, bequests, and gifts offered by individuals, corporations, and foundations and to use such resources to enhance, support, and complement the total mission of Ramapo College of New Jersey

Designated New Jersey’s Public Liberal Arts College, Ramapo College of New Jersey has been dedicated to providing students with a strong liberal arts foundation for a lifetime of achievement since its founding in 1969. Ramapo College celebrated its 50th Anniversary in November 2019.



Executive Director of the Ramapo College Foundation
Dr. Christopher Romano


Ramapo College Foundation Board Chair
Keith Dawkins ’94


Administrative Coordinator
Ellen Senese

Phone: (201) 684-7612 or 7615

Ramapo College Magazine

The Winter 2024 RCNJ Magazine is now live

Featuring articles on using cutting-edge AI in and out of the classroom, the life-changing Educational Opportunity Fund program, our richly diverse student body, a triumphant athletic championship and how a Ramapo education teaches students how to think, not what to think.

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