The Rutgers 2022 application is open. Apply Here 2022

Rutgers–Newark no longer requires the submission of SAT and ACT standardized test scores for students applying for spring 2022 and beyond. Please view the exceptions to this policy at Please note that the SAT/ACT scores ARE required for students applying to the 7-year BA/MD Rutgers-Newark program.


Your high school record must show that you will graduate or have graduated with at least 16 academic units.

Transfer students are expected to have completed our specific required high school entrance courses; if necessary, college courses may be used to satisfy high school course requirements.

Entrance to an undergraduate school minimally requires the following:

  • English: 4 years
  • Foreign Language: 2 years of one language
  • Mathematics: 3 years, including algebra I, geometry, algebra II
  • Science: 2 years
  • Other Courses: 5 other academic courses
  • Total: 16 academic courses


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School of Arts & Sciences-Newark
Rutgers Business School
School of Criminal Justice
School of Public Affairs and Administration
University College-Newark