Rutgers-Newark is one of three campuses of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, one of the nation’s most distinguished public research universities. We invite you to learn more about us on these pages.
For the 15th year in a row, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Rutgers-Newark the most diverse national university in the United States.
Welcome! As you browse our site, you will discover that Rutgers-Newark is everything you expect it to be—as well as a lot of things you might not.
We offer more than 40 majors and award approximately 60 doctoral degrees, 1,000 graduate degrees, and 1,200 baccalaureate degrees each year.
Rutgers-Newark has established a variety of centers and institutes where our faculty are involved in cutting edge research.
Joined Rutgers: 1946
Campus Size: 38 acres, 33 buildings
Interim Chancellor: Philip Yeagle
Undergraduate Majors: 40+
Graduate Programs: 20+ (JD, MA, MBA, MFA, MPA, MS, Ph.D.)
Athletics: 14 NCAA Division III women and men's teams
Enrollment (fall 2012)
Full-time Faculty: 585
Faculty with Terminal Degrees: 99%
Full-time Staff: 770
Male/Female Ratio: 50:50
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1
Nations Represented: 100+
On-campus Residents: 1,280
Basic Type: Research Universities (high research activity)
Special Classification: Community Engagement