School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Rutgers University-Newark and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall, Newark, NJ 7102
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
Net Price Calculator
Veterans Tuition
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Rutgers University-Newark is 77.43% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 11.61%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $70 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate77.43 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)11.61 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$70

Tuition & Fees

Rutgers-Newark's 2023 tuition & fees is $15,648 for New Jersey residents and $33,348 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 2.90% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($32,409).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $21,060 for New Jersey residents and $34,164 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 2.95% compared to the last year's rate.
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$15,648$33,348
Graduate Tuition & Fees$21,060$34,164
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 12,168 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,322 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Rutgers-Newark has 8,334 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,834 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students12,168
Undergraduate Students8,334
Graduate Students3,834
Online Enrollment1,322

Degree Information and Campus Life

Rutgers-Newark offers 102 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 4 out of the 102 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Rutgers-Newark
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs102 Programs
Number of online programs4 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification