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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There's Still Time to Apply for 2018 Admission!


We are still accepting fall 2018 first-year and transfer applications on a space-available basis. Students who would like to be considered should apply and submit all necessary credentials as soon as possible.

Watch these fun videos on how to apply as a first-year or as a transfer!

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What Are Students Saying?


 “From the outside looking in, the move-in process can sound pretty lonely. Luckily for me, I was quick to find a 'second family' right here at Rutgers.” – Read Christine's story and more at the Rutgers Student Blog!


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.

Campus Life

Lead. Serve. Engage. Be part of a spirited university community with 500+ student clubs and organizations, countless social and leadership opportunities, and easy access to New York City and Philadelphia.

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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

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