Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ

Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ

Let Us Take You to the Finish Line

Change is in our DNA. From reinventing our identity to evolving the way we educate, we’re always adapting to the changing world. As we continue to grow, rise in rankings, and advance the region, Rowan University is looking for minds like yours to keep us moving forward. We know you’ll not only succeed but thrive in this community of transformation and individualized educational programming that offers a big-town feel with small-town friendships and faculty mentorship. 

Don’t just follow the path—forge your own
Located in a suburban area of southern New Jersey, in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, Rowan University has more than 19,000 students between its undergraduate and graduate programs. As a research institution ranked among the “Best Public Universities in the North” by U.S. News & World Report, Rowan is known for its robust program offerings—with more than 100 majors to choose from—and for being one of only three universities in the country to have two medical schools.

ACCOLADES

 

Named the #4 fastest-growing research university among public doctoral institutions in the nation | The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Ranked #187 among the "Best National Universities" and #95 among "National Public Universities" | U.S. News & World Report

 

1 of only 3 universities in the nation with medical schools granting DO and MD degrees

 

Ranked #2 in New Jersey and #67 in the nation among "Best for Veterans" colleges | College Factual

 

Student body earning 25 Fulbright Scholarships, six Boren Awards, and two Goldwater Scholarships since 2000

From transfer to transformed

The entire way we do life—how we connect, where we work, what we do—is rapidly changing, so we are too. Transfer applicants can now receive admission decisions using unofficial transcripts. Join Rowan University’s transfer-friendly community where change doesn’t interrupt but builds strength. With 100+ academic programs, you’re sure to find your path and position yourself for greatness with an affordable degree. 

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “My advisor was helpful in getting me on the right track for my major, and opportunities for after college have opened up through alumni on the rugby team.”

    • Chase S., Marketing
      Transferred from a four-year college in New Hampshire
  • “The Chemistry department is my favorite thing about Rowan so far. Everyone is so nice and ready to help you.”

    • Serena A., Chemistry
      Transfer from Rowan College at Burlington County
  • “I’m literally at the finish line. I would be doing myself a disservice if I took a gap year and pulled the emergency brake on my momentum.”

    • Chase C., Advertising.
      Transferred from four-year college in Pennsylvania
  • “I only have two years living in the US, but since the first time I stepped on Rowan’s campus, I knew I was where I belonged.”

    • Elona N., Economics and Political Science
      Transfer student from Albania