Congratulations! Welcome to the RU-N Family.

Don't Miss our Virtual Admitted Student Day Online Event just for you. Saturday, April 18, 2020 from 10 am to 12 noon EST

Due to university guidelines surrounding COVID-19, we have moved to an online webinar format to congratulate our newly admitted students and share more about the exciting Rutgers-Newark college experience. All of our School Deans and Admissions Directors will be featured live to interact with you and answer your questions about choosing Rutgers-Newark.

RUTGERS-NEWARK HAS GONE VIRTUAL - JOIN US FOR ONLINE EVENTS

Virtual Admitted Student Day Online on Sat., April 18th 10 am - 12 pm EST

Rutgers-Newark's Admitted Student Day is going VIRTUAL just for you - All admitted students are invited to the Rutgers University-Newark VIRTUAL Admitted Student live online event on Sat., April 18th at 10 am - 12 pm EST.

VIRTUAL ADMISSIONS EVENTS

See the array of Virtual events we have planned for our admitted students.

RU-N VIRTUAL CAMPUS TOUR

Can't visit in person? No problem...take a tour online!

WHAT'S NEXT?

Admitted Student Timeline:

First Year and Transfer

February

Accept:

  • Accept our offer of admission here and view all required steps for becoming a RU-N student.

  • Access the RU-N Enrollment pathway. here

Financial Aid Reminder:

  • December 1 was the priority filing date, so you should act quickly if you have not yet applied. Submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov or New Jersey Alternative Financial Aid Application (NJAFAA) at hesaa.org

  • Rutgers’ federal school code is 002629

  • Receive financial aid notification in mid-February–May

  • Financial aid award letters will be available online starting in mid-February for all admitted students who submitted a FAFSA by December 1. Admitted students who applied for financial aid after December 1 will receive their financial aid notification within two weeks of their offer of admission, but no earlier than mid-February. Check for missing documents or view your financial aid award letter at here.

  • Look for scholarship notification in mid-February–May. Only those selected are notified. No separate application is required.
    Go here for more information

Deadlines for Run to the Top Scholarship program: Must meet eligibility requirements, learn more here at RU-N to the TOP

FALL ENROLLMENT

  • June 1 All students – Complete and submit the Admissions Application and the FAFSA or NJ Alternative Financial Aid Application
  • August 1 All students – Complete all financial aid requirements/requests for documentation

SPRING ENROLLMENT

  • December 1 All students – Complete and submit the Admissions Application and the FAFSA or NJ Alternative Financial Aid Application
  • February 1 All students – Complete all financial aid requirements/requests for documentation

Campus Housing:

March/April

Virtual Admitted Student Day: Save The Date Saturday, April 18, 2020

  • Register to attend our live online Admitted Student Day event

  • Tour our campuses, see residence halls, meet professors and current students, and more at this
    informative and fun event.

Placement Tests:

  • Complete placement tests March 1–June 7

  • Placement testing for math, English, and most foreign languages is conducted online.

  • Activate your NetID through the Enrollment Pathway at admissions.rutgers.edu/pathway to access the tests.

  • Complete tests within 30 days of accepting your offer of admission unless you are awaiting accommodations.

  • Choose a tuition payment plan (optional) March–June

  • Rutgers offers several tuition payment plans including an annual 10-payment plan beginning on June 15. For more information, visit studentabc.rutgers.edu/tuition-payment-plans

May

Accept our offer of admission by May 1:

  • Accept our offer of admission at admissions.rutgers.edu/accept

  • Priority date to accept admission is May 1

  • Attend an academic advising program

May through August make sure do the following:

  • Meet with advisers and obtain assistance in selecting appropriate courses.

  • You are more likely to graduate on time by registering for at least 15 credits per semester.

  • Find more information at admissions.rutgers.edu/pathway


Register/attend new student orientation:

  • May–August

  • Meet other new students, become familiar with campus, and have your questions answered.

  • Visit here to learn more info on new student orientation

  • If you or your family members have questions related to placement testing, orientation, or registration, please send an email to SOAR@newark.rutgers.edu.

June

On campus housing:

  • Apply for on-campus housing no later than June 7

  • Applications are available through the Enrollment Pathway

Deadline for Fall Enrollment on Run to the Top Scholarship program: Must meet eligibility requirements, learn more here at RU-N to the TOP

  • June 1 All students – Complete and submit the Admissions Application and the FAFSA or NJ Alternative Financial Aid Application

July

Submit your final official transcript(s) by July 1

  • Your final records must include certification of any diplomas or degrees, as well as final grades for courses in progress at the time of your admission. Mail to: Undergraduate Admissions Operations Center, 65 Davidson Road, Room 202, Piscataway, New Jersey, 08854-8097.

View your term bill mid-July:

August

  • Receive your housing assignment/roommate info in early August

  • Pay your term bill at studentabc.rutgers.edu due date will be displayed on your bill

Deadline for Fall Enrollment on Run to the Top Scholarship program: Must meet eligibility requirements, learn more here at RU-N to the TOP

  • August 1 All students – Complete all financial aid requirements/requests for documentation

September

CLASSES BEGIN IN EARLY SEPTEMBER

Get Connected

1

Engage with Future RU-N Students

Join our social community exclusively for admitted students to get the inside scoop, and consider why other students chose RU-N.

Learn About the Success of Our Graduates

2

Newark Alumni Moving Forward

Discover how we prepare you for life after RU-N and learn about the success of our graduates in various professions.

Get Acquainted

3

Visit the RUN Campus

Get an upclose and personal with your home. Checkout our state of the art facilities, cmapus spots, and welcoming community.

Pursue Financial Aid

4

Affordable education awaits yoy at RU-N

Access your an affordable education and get the complete picture of your financial aid package.