Rutgers University-New Brunswick

New Brunswick, New Jersey

Rutgers University-New Brunswick Overview

Student population

Address83 Somerset St
New Brunswick, NJ
School Websitenewbrunswick.rutgers.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Rutgers University-New Brunswick is a large public, 4-year college based in New Brunswick, New Jersey that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 41,348 students applied to Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Of those students, 24,854 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Rutgers University-New Brunswick was $11,886, in addition to fees of $3,088. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Rutgers University-New Brunswick.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick has a 80% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Rutgers University-New Brunswick acceptance rate is 60%. To put this into perspective, 24,854 of the 41,348 students who applied to Rutgers University-New Brunswick in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Rutgers University-New Brunswick is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Rutgers University-New Brunswick had an SAT score between the range of 1,190 and 1,410. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Rutgers University-New Brunswick was between 25 and 31 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Rutgers University-New Brunswick as part of their application.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the tuition for in-state residents is $11,886. Combined with fees of $3,088, room and board costs of $12,706, other expenses of $3,413 and the $1,350 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $31,282 in tuition.

Students at Rutgers University-New Brunswick are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Rutgers University-New Brunswick was $5,386 last year, with 27% of students being awarded federal aid.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Rutgers University-New Brunswick.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick has a good gender split, with 50% of undergraduates being female and 50% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New Jersey residents; in fact, 83% of all students reside in New Jersey. However, 7% of students come from out-of-state and 10% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Rutgers University-New Brunswick is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
ENGINEERING
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
PSYCHOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

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