Rutgers-Newark Campus Life

Campus Highlight
Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 2,054)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $5,164)
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAANew Jersey Athletic Conference
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force

Rutgers-Newark Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Rutgers University-Newark offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 2,054 (approximately 15.52 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2021-2022 is $13,536. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $5,164 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

Rutgers University-Newark offers the online degrees and courses for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It provides the ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Rutgers University-Newark for academic year 2019-2020.
Special Learning Opportunities at Rutgers University-Newark
Online Degree ProgramUndergraduate, Graduate
Online CourseUndergraduate, 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)

On-Campus Student Services

Rutgers University-Newark provides number of student services including remedial education, academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. In addition, the school has on-campus daycare center for it's students, staffs, and faculties. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided at Rutgers University-Newark to its attendants.
Student Services at Rutgers University-Newark
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Rutgers University-Newark

Rutgers University-Newark is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at Rutgers University-Newark campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Rutgers University-Newark
Baseball290New Jersey Athletic Conference
Basketball1614New Jersey Athletic Conference
Soccer3729NCAA Division III (without football)
Softball017NCAA Division III (without football)
Tennis138NCAA Division III (without football)
Track and Field6751NCAA Division III (without football)
Volleyball1614NCAA Division III (without football)

Veterans Benefits at Rutgers University-Newark

Rutgers University-Newark has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Rutgers University-Newark
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 Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Rutgers University-Newark

Rutgers University-Newark is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school does not offer medical degree while it has its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about Rutgers University-Newark.
Additional Characteristics at Rutgers University-Newark
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Rutgers University-Newark has a library system that has 447,429 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Rutgers University-Newark has.
Academic Library Stats
Rutgers University-Newark
Number of Physical Books412,418
Number of Digital/Electronic Books35,011
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases9
Number of Physical Media113,124
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)592,673
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)81,502
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)22,822
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)235,749
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries1
Preservation ServiceNot Support