Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey—Newark

Newark, NJ

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey—Newark

Newark, NJ

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Undergrad Transfer

Tuition & Fees

$14,502

$31,284

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
580
25th
500
75th
590
25th
510
75th
23
25th
17
75th
24
25th
17
75th
23
25th
18
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undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

16

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,007
Declined 3,499
Total Received 13,506
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Public

10,793

undergraduate students

4,840

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Founded in 1908, Rutgers—Newark is one of three regional campuses of Rutgers University, the public research university of the state of New Jersey, located in the city of Newark.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 15,633
Established in 1908
Coeducational Coeducational

Social Networks

106-acre, urban campus in Newark (population: 285,154), seven miles from New York City; branch campuses in Camden and New Brunswick. Served by air, bus, and train. School operates transportation to train station and to other transportation and university locations. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey—Newark
249 University Avenue
Newark, NJ
07102-1896

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
16%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
27%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
22%
Top 1/4
51%
Top 1/2
84%
Bottom 1/2
16%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
580
25th
500
75th
590
25th
510
75th
23
25th
17
75th
24
25th
17
75th
23
25th
18

Admissions Facts

Application fee $70
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Neither
Application deadline (priority deadline) December 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,007
Declined 3,499
Total Received 13,506

Admissions Factors

Required

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Secondary School GPA

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Recommendations

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders

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Financial Aid

70%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$13,022

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $12,230
Room $8,615
Board $5,314
Additional fees $2,272
Books & supplies $1,350
Total $29,781
Average Financial Aid - $13,022
Total with Avg. Aid $16,759

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 973 353-5151
F: 973 353-5057
newark_aid@ofa.rutgers.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Baseball
Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, football, racquetball, soccer, tennis, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
New Jersey Athletic Conference, Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
African-American/Black Studies.
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other.
American/United States Studies/Civilization.
Ancient Studies/Civilization.
Anthropology, General.
Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations.
Applied Mathematics, General.
Art/Art Studies, General.
Biological and Physical Sciences.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business Statistics.
Chemistry, General.
Cinematography and Film/Video Production.
City/Urban, Community, and Regional Planning.
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Creative Writing.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Economics, General.
English Language and Literature, General.
Environmental Science.
Finance, General.
Geological/Geophysical Engineering.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
History, General.
Information Science/Studies.
Information Technology.
International Relations and Affairs.
Journalism.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
Management Information Systems, General.
Management Science.
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mathematics and Statistics, Other.
Mathematics, General.
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
Music, General.
Neuroscience.
Nursing Science.
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution.
Philosophy.
Physics, General.
Physics, Other.
Political Science and Government, General.
Portuguese Language and Literature.
Psychology, General.
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other.
Public Administration.
Public Health, General.
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other.
Social Sciences, Other.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Women's Studies.
Zoology/Animal Biology.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Accounting
  3. Criminal Justice/safety Studies

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors
  • Weekend College

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy

15,633

total students

96%

in-state

4%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

69%

10,793
students

Female
56%
6,074

Male
44%
4,719

31%

4,840
students

Female
49%
2,348

Male
51%
2,492

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

80%

8,630
students

Female
57%
4,881

Male
43%
3,749

20%

2,163
students

Female
55%
1,193

Male
45%
970

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Student Break-down

8%
Nonresident aliens
18%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
17%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
27%
Hispanic/Latino
20%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

2%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 62
Countries most often represented Brazil
China
Ecuador
India
Mexico
Peru
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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