Rutgers University–Newark is open and operating with mostly remote instruction. The Office of Graduate and Undergraduate Admissions will operate remotely through spring 2021. Information on the university’s response and requirements on COVID-19 are available at coronavirus.rutgers.edu and coronavirus.rutgers.edu/covid-19-vaccine/#forStudents
The Rutgers 2021 application is open.
Standardized Tests Now Optional for 2021 Applicants
Due to the uncertainty of test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers has made submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional for students applying for 2021 admission.
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- U.S. News & World Report listed us as one of the Best Colleges among Regional Universities-North.
- Washington Monthly magazine ranked us a top-tier "Best Bang for the Buck" university.
- MilitaryTimes magazine named the university the #5 "Best for Vets" school.