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Tuition and Fees

   

The cost of your tuition is one of the most important considerations when choosing a college. You might not know that a Rutgers education costs significantly less than private universities, while still offering a high-quality academic foundation and unparalleled experiential learning.

2021–2022 Tuition and Fees

At Rutgers, the cost of attendance varies based on school affiliation, campus, and program.

  • New Jersey Residents

      Commuter On-Campus
    Tuition $12,230 $12,230
    Fees $3,034 $3,034
    Room and Board N/A $12,691
    Total $15,264 $27,955

    Non-New Jersey Residents

      Commuter On-Campus
    Tuition $28,466 $28,466
    Fees $3,034 $3,034
    Room and Board N/A $12,691
    Total $31,500 $44,191

    View tuition and fee rates specific to a Rutgers–Camden school or college.

    All costs are for the academic year.

  • New Jersey Residents

      Commuter On-Campus
    Tuition*** $12,536** $12,536**
    Fees*** $2,672+ $2,672+
    Room and Board N/A $13,930+
    Total $15,208 $29,138

    Non-New Jersey Residents

      Commuter On-Campus
    Tuition*** $29,737*/** $29,737*/**
    Fees*** $2,672+ $2,672+
    Room and Board N/A $13,930+
    Total $32,409 $46,339

    + Typical room (residence hall/double occupancy); board; general meal plan; and mandatory fees. Amounts will vary according to school or college and personal choices in academic-year suite, double occupancy at Rutgers–Newark. Board charges are based on 210 meal plan in New Brunswick, Raider meal plan in Newark, and 200 block meal plan in Camden.

    ** Students on F-1 and J-1 visas pay the Rutgers Non-New Jersey Residents rate and will incur additional expenses for the following: Rutgers SEVIS administration fee (SAF) of $250; annual medical insurance and health services fee(s); books and supplies each semester; travel to and from the U.S.; and other costs of living.
    Part-time tuition (per credit cost): New Jersey resident $383 per credit; Non-New Jersey resident $915 per credit. (Credit amount subject to change.)

    *** Tuition and mandatory fee charges are based on School of Arts and Sciences–Newark rates. Amounts will vary according to school or college and personal choices.

    View tuition and fee rates specific to a Rutgers–Newark school or college.

    All costs are for the academic year.

  • New Jersey Residents

      Commuter On-Campus
    Tuition $12,536** $12,536**
    Fees $3,268+ $3,268+
    Room and Board N/A $13,402+
    Total $15,804 $29,206

    + Typical room (residence hall/double occupancy); board (210 meal plan); and mandatory fees. Amounts will vary according to school or college and personal choices. View tuition and fee rates for a specific Rutgers–New Brunswick school or college.

    ** Part-time tuition: $404/credit hour for the School of Arts and Sciences.

    All costs are for the academic year.

    Non-New Jersey Residents

      Commuter On-Campus
    Tuition $29,737*/** $29,737*/**
    Fees $3,268+ $3,268+
    Room and Board N/A $13,402+
    Total $33,005 $46,407

    + Typical room (residence hall/double occupancy); board (210 meal plan); and mandatory fees. Amounts will vary according to school or college and personal choices. View tuition and fee rates for a specific Rutgers–New Brunswick school or college.

    * Students on F-1 and J-1 visas pay the Rutgers out-of-state tuition rate and will incur at minimum additional expenses for the following: Rutgers SEVIS administration fee (SAF) of $250; annual medical insurance and health services fee(s); books and supplies each semester; travel to and from the U.S.; and other costs of living.

    ** Part-time tuition: $966/credit hour for the School of Arts and Sciences.

    All costs are for the academic year.