Rutgers University-Newark

General Information

Website www.newark.rutgers.edu/
Address 249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall
City Newark
State NJ
Zip '07102
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 87%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 33.9%
Five-year graduation rate 59.5%
Six-year graduation rate 66.0%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 20.6%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 8,170
Endowment Assets $103,780,000
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Net Price Calculator Website studentaid.rutgers.edu/npc/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 9%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen -
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 500 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 550)
Median SAT Math 530 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 580)
Median SAT Writing 505 (25th - 75th percentile = 460 - 550)
Median ACT Composite -
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 64.6%
In-State Tuition and Fees $13,597
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $28,987
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $30,651
Average Net Price After Grants $10,771
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,656
Median earnings 10 years after entry $56,400
Median debt of completers $22,215
Federal Loan Default Rate 3.3%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 52.7%
% Underrepresented Minority 44.3%
% Black 18.2%
% Latino 26.0%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.4%
% Asian 21.8%
% White 24.3%
% Two or More Races 2.4%
% Other 6.9%
% Noresident Aliens 3.8%
% Female 52.5%
% Male 47.5%
% Age 25 and Over 17.9%
% Part-time 19.5%