8,551
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,928
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
64
64%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
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Overview

Rutgers University–Newark is a University institution located in Newark, NJ, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 190 University Avenue, Room 101
Newark, NJ  07102
Contact Office of Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions
Email: newarkadmissions@ugadm.rutgers.edu
Phone: 973-353-5205

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African American/Black Studies Checkmark
American Studies Checkmark
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Related Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Botany/plant Biology Checkmark
Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer And Information Sciences Checkmark
Information Science/studies Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Engineering Checkmark
Geological/geophysical Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Related Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Italian Checkmark
Portuguese Checkmark
Slavic, Baltic, And Albanian Languages Related Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, And Treatment Professions Related Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Clinical/medical Laboratory Science And Allied Professions Related Checkmark
Health Information/medical Records Administration Checkmark
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences Checkmark
Nursing Science Checkmark
Occupational Therapist Assistant Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Rehabilitation And Therapeutic Professions Related Checkmark Checkmark
Respiratory Care Therapy Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Applied Mathematics Checkmark
Mathematics Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Ancient Studies Checkmark
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies Related Checkmark
Science, Technology And Society Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Philosophy Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Physics Checkmark
Physics Related Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Related Checkmark
Social Work Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/safety Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Fine Arts Related Checkmark
Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

13,435
Applied
8,631
Accepted
8,551
Enrolled
64%
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Female Admissions

7,309
Females Applied
4,848
Females Accepted
66%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

6,126
Males Applied
3,783
Males Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan November 1st January 31st
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 540 500 580
SAT Math 550 510 590

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

11,886
In-state
28,194
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,523
Full-time student fees
13,536
Room & board
8,372
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

13,928
Avg. Financial Aid Package
15,122
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
0
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,594
Avg. Loan Aid
8,046
Avg. Grant Aid
11,465
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
51%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
2%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

8,551
Total undergrad students
5%
International Students
1%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 28.9%
Black or African American 20.01%
White or Caucasian 22.57%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.07%
Asian 17.95%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.27%
Two or more races 2.6%
Other 2.2%

Gender

Male (45.26%)
Female (54.74%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 22%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming, Rutgers Day and Cultural Events

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities Checkmark
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Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

1,023
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 554
Part-time - 469
Male - 647
Female - 376