For questions and problems concerning registering for physics courses, please send email to Professor Stephen Schnetzer. To request a special permission number, see the special permission request form.
For questions about physics/astrophysics major programs, advice on course selections, and evaluations of courses taken at other universities, send email to the Undergraduate Program Director Prof. Stephen Schnetzer.
Courses, Major and Minor Programs
- START HERE:Course catalog, major and minor requirements, course descriptions
- The Major in Physics
- The Major in Astrophysics
- Home pages of undergraduate courses
- Instruction support and development
- Careers in Physics and Astronomy
- Learning Outcome Goals
Our Physics Majors
- Departmental Award Winners in 2016, announced at the SPS Departmental Awards Banquet on April 19, 2016.
- Physics major graduates at Commencement on May 13, 2012.
- The Rutgers Society of Physics Students (SPS)
- List of Physics Majors
Scholarships for Physics MajorsThe Department awards merit-based, essentially full-tuition scholarships to seven undergraduate physics majors every year.
- The Mary Wheeler Wigner Memorial Scholarship
- The Robert L. Sells Scholarships
- The Herman Y. Carr Scholarships
- The Noemie B. Koller Scholarships
Prizes and Internships for Physics Majors
- The Richard T. Weidner Physics Prize
- The Mohan S. Kalelkar Award
- The Paul L. Leath Award
- The Richard J. Plano Summer Research Internships
- The Outstanding Teacher Award, presented annually by the Rutgers Society of Physics Students.
- The Richard J. Plano Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award , inaugurated in 2000.
- The previous Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award , which existed during 1989-1999.
- Information about free peer tutoring offered at the Rutgers Learning Centers,
- Graduate Student Physics Tutors (pdf)
Updated Sept 5, 2016
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