Academic and research powerhouse. Stellar faculty. Engaged students. Devotion to community. Whether organizing local food drives, volunteering at health clinics abroad, or researching the causes of autism, Rutgers–New Brunswick provides real-world experiences to prepare you for life. Get ready for an unparalleled adventure!

Rutgers University–New Brunswick is one of three universities within the Rutgers system. The others are:

Rutgers University–Camden
Rutgers University–Newark

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COVID-19 Vaccinations

Rutgers University President Jonathan Holloway recently sent a message regarding COVID-19 vaccinations and the fall term to the Rutgers community.


Admitted Students

You did it! Your hard work has paid off. Get ready for an incredible journey. Learn what's next, how you can engage with current and other future Scarlet Knights, and how you can get more acquainted with us.

Admitted Student FAQ

We are gathering answers to your most common questions as an admitted student. 

Apply for Fall 2021!

Although our application due dates for both first-year and transfer applicants have passed, our fall 2021 application remains open on a space available basis. We encourage students to apply as early as possible so we may consider them for all of their school and program choices for fall 2021.

Financing Your Education

We help eligible students finance their education through need-based financial aid, merit-based scholarships, student employment, loans, and tuition payment plans.


Like Choices?

You'll have plenty at Rutgers with a wide range of majors, minors, and specialized certificates.


Collaboration. Creativity. Innovation. These are the hallmarks of our community of learners and researchers. Become part of it.

My hope is to teach and have some type of influence on education policy.
Chelsie R.
Africana Studies and History
There’s so much education a pharmacist can do from a retail standpoint. I believe I can change more lives by serving marginalized groups.
Megha S.
6-year PharmD

The Value of a Rutgers–New Brunswick Degree

Rutgers grads are in demand. More than 750 employers and graduate schools come to campus each year to recruit our students. Obtain an exceptional education at an affordable price. We are the only NJ research university included in Kiplinger's 100 Best College Values among American public colleges and universities.

These 32 projects will save students close to $1.6 million in the course of the year.
Lily Todorinova
Undergraduate Experience Librarian
University Libraries

Campus Life

Lead. Serve. Engage. Be part of a spirited university community with 750+ student clubs and organizations, countless social and leadership opportunities, and easy access to New York City and Philadelphia.

campus life

Find yourself at Rutgers–New Brunswick