Visiting Student

We are pleased that you have decided to take courses at Sussex to help you with course offerings to fulfill your educational requirements. 

What's my next Step?

New Visiting Student

These steps are for students who are attending another college or university, either a two-year or four-year college, who want to take classes at Sussex. 

Step 1: Apply for Admissions

On the Application under Admissions Status please choose Visiting Student. For email, use your current college or university email  address.

Step 2: Check Transferring of classes

Check with your current college about transferability of classes taken at Sussex.

Step 3: Look for Admissions Emails

The Admissions Office will send emails to your current college email with the following:

  • Email #1 will be a consent/disclaimer email;
  • Email #2 are directions on how to register along with your password email and Canvas login.

Once you receive this information you will be able to register online.

Step 4: Register for classes

You can now register online or register in person by visiting the Advising and Counseling Center in the Administration Bldg. 
If you are having password issues please contact the IT Hotline at 973-300-2333 they will be able to assist you.

Returning Visiting Student

These steps are for students who have already taken classes at Sussex and who are attending another college or university, either a two-year or four-year. 

Step 1: Do not fill out another Application to Sussex

You must email the Director of Admissions, Todd Poltersdorf, at tpoltersdorf@sussex.edu and Indicate you want to take a class.

Step 2: Please follow Steps 2 thru Step 4 above