The Rutgers 2021 application is open.

Spring and Fall 2021

Standardized Tests Now Optional for 2021 Applicants


open house 2020
Undergraduate Open House Virtual Event

Make sure to join us for our big Rutgers-Newark fall event for prospective students, Open House from Your House, a virtual event from the comfort of your own home. Hear from current students, faculty, and staff on what it’s like to be a Scarlet Raider.

Saturday, October 17th 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Wednesday, November 18th 6:00 pm-8:00 pm


All Families Have a Place here at RU-N

The college education journey marks the transformation of your student into an independent young adults. It is an opportunity for them to build upon their talents and interests for their future.Yes, they still need your support and your preparation is just as important as theirs to the success of their college exploration. You have prepared your child well for this very important decision and we welcome you to learn about the Rutgers-Newark education and student experience.


Helping Your Student Excel at College

A Prospective College Student

With 65+ majors, 100+ student organizations, and study abroad and internship pathways, learn more about how RU-N will prepare your child for a bright future.


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

Your Student is Admitted...


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!


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

An Admitted Rutgers Student

Welcome to the RU-N family! Your student can accept our offer of admission on the Rutgers status screen.

Your Student Can Enroll Today!

Ensure your student completes all of their enrollment steps on the Enrollment Pathway. Utilize our strong student-support network and ease your teen’s transition to college.

A First Generation College Student

32% of our RU-N students are the first in their family to attend college.

The RU-N Student's Future is Bright - Your Investment Will Pay Off!

Your student has the ability to pursue competitive careers and professional level graduate programs at RU-N. Rutgers graduate are among those earning the biggest paychecks after graduation.