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Rutgers University - New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate68%
Acceptance Rate68%

About Rutgers

Rutgers University - New Brunswick is a public, state college in the city of New Brunswick, New Jersey. Rutgers was founded in 1766. The college enrolls around 50,804 students a year, including 36,152 undergraduate students.

Rutgers Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Rutgers. Rutgers admitted 68% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 43,161 students applied to Rutgers and 29,419 were admitted.

Rutgers University - New Brunswick Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 68%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 45%

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Rutgers University - New Brunswick is locatedin the city of New Brunswick, New Jersey, in New York City.

If you want to see Rutgers for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Route 1, Route 18, New Jersey Turnpike to New Brunswick, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Newark Liberty International.

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College Info

57 US Highway 1 Room 202 New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8554

Campus Setting: Urban

Rutgers Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Rutgers is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Rutgers ACT Scores


ACT Range

27 - 33

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

33 and Above


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27 and Less


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Rutgers SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

630 - 760


Reading SAT Range

610 - 710

Rutgers Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Rutgers is like? There are approximately 50,804 students enrolled at Rutgers, including 36,152 undergraduate students and 14,652 graduate students. 95% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from NJ and 6% percent of students are from other states.


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