Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Ranking

country rank: 31
world rank: 35

University Overview

Rutgers  The State University of New Jersey Ranking, was established in 1766 and is a non-profit public state higher-education college headquartered in the small city of New Brunswick, New Jersey (population range of 50,000-249,999). There are also branch campuses for this institution in the following cities: Camden, Newark. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (Rutgers), is a massive (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey (Rutgers) ranking, provides classes and programmes leading to publicly accredited higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. credentials, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 253-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate ranges from 60 to 70%, rendering this US higher education institution very selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Rutgers also offers a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Ranking

University Identity

Name Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Acronym Rutgers
Founded 1766
Motto Sol iustitiae et occidentem illustra Sun of righteousness, shine upon the West also
Colours Scarlet and black

University Location

Address 83 Somerset Street New Brunswick 08901-1281 New Jersey United States
Tel +1 (732) 932 1766
Fax +1
Other locations Newark, Camden

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 65 Davidson Road Piscataway 08854-8097 (732) 445 4636

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Rutgers University-New Brunswick's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 1,996,209 physical volumes, 151,832 physical media, 47,548 digital/electronic medium and 748 licensed digital/electronic databases. Rutgers University-New Brunswick's library has 9 branches.
Housing Yes Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 15,941 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of American Universities (AAU) Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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