Rutgers University-Newark

Acceptance Rate 74.00 %
SAT Average 1,150
2023 Tuition & Fees $33,348
Student Population 12,168
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $13,039

Academic Overview

Rutgers University-Newark Campus, Newark, NJ
Rutgers University-Newark is a public, four-years institute located in Newark, New Jersey. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $15,648 for New Jersey residents and $33,348 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $21,060 for New Jersey residents and $34,164 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 12,168 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 74.00% and the graduation rate is 65% last year.
The salary after graduation from Rutgers University-Newark varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $68,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Rutgers-Newark's tuition & fees is $15,648 for New Jersey residents and $33,348 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $21,060 for in-state students and $34,164 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Rutgers-Newark. The acceptance rate of Rutgers-Newark is 74.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 11.00%. The average graduation rate is 65% and the transfer-out rate is 20%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $13,039 and 79% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 12,168 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Rutgers University-Newark is 74.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Rutgers University-Newark is 65 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Rutgers University-Newark is 20 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Rutgers University-Newark is 86 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Rutgers University-Newark is 12,168
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Rutgers University-Newark is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $13,039 at Rutgers University-Newark.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall, Newark, NJ 7102
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.rutgers.edu/apply-rutgers
Financial Aidhttps://scarlethub.rutgers.edu/financial-services/office-of-financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://scarlethub.rutgers.edu/financial-services/tools-resources/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://veterans.rutgers.edu/
Disability Servicehttps://ods.rutgers.edu/

Offered Degrees

Rutgers-Newark offers 102 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)160
Doctorate (Practical)10
Post-Bachelor's Certificate10
Post-Master's Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

Rutgers University-Newark offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,453)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,100)

Veterans Benefits

Rutgers University-Newark has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges