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Choosing Rutgers

As The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers is home to students and thinkers who are learning and leveraging their talents and expertise to improve the human condition and the world. Select the path that best describes you.

Find Your Home At Rutgers

Academic and research powerhouse. Stellar faculty. Engaged students. Devotion to community. Rutgers–New Brunswick is built on the foundation of community and welcoming. Of togetherness, support, and success. The moment you visit campus, our tight-knit Scarlet Knight family is sure to make you feel at home.

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How To Apply

Learn more about our application process, including when to apply, what to submit, and what we consider when reviewing applications.

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Paying For College

Rutgers is committed to making your education affordable. To help eligible students afford a Rutgers education, the university offers need-based financial aid, merit-based scholarships, student employment, information about loans, and tuition payment plans.

More than 75% of Undergraduate Students Receive Some Form Of Aid
#22 Public School In Nation
750+ Top Employers And Graduate Schools Recruit On Campus Annually
#1 Most Diverse School In The Big Ten Conference

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Let's stay in touch. If you have questions, please know that our expert team will guide you through this process and that we are always here to help.

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