Rutgers University–Newark is committed to supporting our military service members, veterans, and their dependents in achieving their educational goals both in and out of uniform.
RU-N will waive the SAT/ACT test requirement for high school seniors applying to the fall 2020 semester due to cancellations/rescheduling of tests surrounding COVID-19.
Standardized Tests Now Optional for 2021 Applicants
Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional for students applying for spring or fall 2021 admission.
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Veteran Affairs Services
As a Yellow Ribbon educational institution, we are accredited by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and provides enrollment certification of education benefits as a core service. If you are a military-affiliated student at Rutgers University–Newark, you will have access to a dedicated office and staff who will help you access and use all the services that Rutgers University–Newark has to offer.
Rutgers Student Veteran Organization (RSVO):
The Rutgers Student Veterans Organization is a student-run advocacy group comprised of student veterans and supporters based out of Rutgers University in Newark, NJ. RSVO's mission is to provide a smooth transition for veterans entering Rutgers-Newark, memorable veteran-related programming and exhibitions that are designed to enrich the college experience of the Rutgers-Newark community, and to be actively engaged in community service projects that assist veterans.
Our academic counselors help military veteran students stay on track academically.