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 84%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 37.0%
Five-year graduation rate 63.2%
Six-year graduation rate 67.8%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 18.6%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 8,551
Endowment Assets $163,629,000
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website financialaid.rutgers.edu/tools-and-resources/net-price-calculator/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 11%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen -
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 485 (25th - 75th percentile = 440 - 530)
Median SAT Math 520 (25th - 75th percentile = 470 - 570)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite -
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 65.3%
In-State Tuition and Fees $13,829
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $29,480
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $31,251
Average Net Price After Grants $12,020
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $7,061
Median earnings 10 years after entry $57,900
Median debt of completers $22,250
Federal Loan Default Rate 3.6%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 54.6%
% Underrepresented Minority 45.3%
% Black 17.9%
% Latino 27.4%
% Native American 0.0%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.3%
% Asian 20.8%
% White 23.8%
% Two or More Races 2.5%
% Other 7.3%
% Noresident Aliens 4.5%
% Female 53.5%
% Male 46.5%
% Age 25 and Over 17.2%
% Part-time 18.2%