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New Jersey City University

Jersey City, NJ 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate96%

About New Jersey City University

New Jersey City University is a public, state university in the city of Jersey City, New Jersey. New Jersey City University was founded in 1927. The university currently enrolls around 7,550 students a year, including 5,844 undergrad students.

New Jersey City University Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into New Jersey City University. New Jersey City University admitted 96% of all applicants in 2021. In 2021, 6,305 out of 6,545 total applicants were accepted.

New Jersey City University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 96%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
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Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 92%

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New Jersey City University is located in the city of Jersey City, New Jersey, near New York City.

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2039 Kennedy Boulevard Jersey City, NJ 07305-1597

Campus Setting: Urban

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440 - 540


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440 - 550

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Wondering what life at New Jersey City University is like? There are approximately 7,550 students enrolled at New Jersey City University, including 5,844 undergraduate students and 1,706 graduate students. 84% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from NJ and 1% percent of students are from other states.


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