Rutgers University-Newark

Acceptance Rate 74 %
SAT Average 1,090
Tuition & Fees $31,284
Student Population 13,231
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $13,022

Academic Overview

Rutgers University-Newark Campus, Newark, NJ
Rutgers University-Newark is a public, 4 or more 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 2021 tuition & fees are $14,502 for New Jersey residents and $31,284 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 13,231 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 74% 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.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Rutgers University-Newark are $14,502 for New Jersey residents and $31,284 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $19,704 for in-state students and $32,112 for out-of-state students.
Rutgers University-Newark 2021 Tuition & Fees
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Rutgers-Newark. The acceptance rate of Rutgers-Newark is 74% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 14%. The average graduation rate is 65% and the transfer-out rate is 20%. The average received amount of financial aid is $13,022 and 70% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 13,231 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Rutgers University-Newark is 74 %.
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 88 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Rutgers University-Newark is 13,231
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Rutgers University-Newark is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $13,022 at Rutgers University-Newark.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Rutgers-Newark offers 99 major programs through online and on-site education where 10 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
Bachelor's Degree475
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree345
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship150
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,054)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,164)

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