School of General Studies
Newly accepted first-year students for the Fall 2021 semester must schedule a meeting with a faculty advisor before registering for classes. Please visit https://www.kean.edu/accepted for more information.
Before registering for classes, newly accepted transfer students should sign up for Transfer Advisement Days after their program evaluation and placement test (if required) are completed. Transfer students that require a placement test will receive a notification via their personal and Kean email. Please visit https://www.kean.edu/accepted for more information.
In Kean’s School of General Studies, students from many different disciplines expand their knowledge through exploration of the
human experience. Find a path to your major and career as you complete introductory course work through Kean’s School of General Studies.
In Kean’s School of General Studies, you learn to think critically and creatively. The school prepares Kean undergraduates for success by helping them to develop strong written and oral communication skills. You enhance your deductive abilities reasoning and expand your knowledge of the world.
General studies students hone their research skills and learn to collaborate with their instructors and peers. You benefit from specialized advisement that helps you navigate the college experience.
**Updated Contact Information and Hours of Operation as of Sept 1, 2020
Due to COVID-19 some faculty and staff are working remotely and others on staggered schedules in the office to minimize the density of people on all Kean campuses and reduce the potential health risk to our community.. Students are advised to email their faculty advisor directly or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
**Hours of Operation beginning September 1, 2020:
Location: CAS 121 and CAS 111 Office hours
Monday and Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m - Remote Operations in effect
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Remote Operations in effect
Thursday and Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m - Remote Operations in effect
*subject to change*