Videos included in the video bar are selected by YouTube based on a simple search using the college name and state. The videos are not selected by COLLEGEdata.
If you like this college, check out its overlaps. Overlaps are the top six colleges that students interested in this college also include most often in their Admissions Profiles on COLLEGEdata.
If you like this college, check out the video tours of its overlaps. Overlaps are the top six colleges that students interested in this college also include most often in their Admissions Profiles on COLLEGEdata.

COLLEGE PROFILE

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Piscataway, NJ

Web Sitewww.rutgers.edu/
Institution TypePublic
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students33,900
   Women17,044 (50.3%)
   Men16,856 (49.7%)
Graduate Students14,136

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate60% of 30,631 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineDecember 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPANot reported
SAT Math631 average
570-690 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading581 average
520-640 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing596 average
540-650 range of middle 50%
ACT CompositeNot reported

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $29,875
Out-of-state: $44,653
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $13,813
Out-of-state: $28,591
Room and Board
$11,749
Average Percent of Need Met63%
Average Freshman Award$14,298
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
$24,284

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
1,964
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-59 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 9% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Piscataway Population55,831
Nearest Metropolitan AreaNew York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee 
Students in College Housing88% of freshmen, 48% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
Mascot 
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
26.4% Asian
8.0% Black/African-American
12.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
47.0% White
2.1% Unknown
International Students4.1% from 72 countries
First-Year Students Returning91.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
57.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
80%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
1/12
College Chances

Will You Get In? Find Out.

Estimate your chances at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey and see how to improve your odds.

College Admissions Tracker

See who got in, who didn't & who's applying now. See the qualifications and admissions decisions of real students who applied to Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
Interested in This College
  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.51 3.81 632 600 612 27
Low 2.50 2.50 250 300 360 15
High 4.00 4.95 800 800 800 34
YOU ? ? ? ? ? ?
College Net Price Calculator

What will it REALLY cost you to attend Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ? Get personalized results based on your financial situation.

DID YOU KNOW?

• One of Rutgers' most famous and accomplished alumni was the great African American singer and athlete Paul Robeson, 1919 class valedictorian.

• Rutgers' Hutcheson Memorial Forest is one of the last virgin forests in the world and one of the most studied forests in the U.S.

• The Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers holds one of the largest collections of jazz materials in the world.

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2013, copyright © 2013 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
copyright © 2014 Peterson's, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved.
Videos 
Loading...