Welcome to Rutgers University in Newark. On two separate campuses in the city of Newark -- the Rutgers University-Newark Campus and the Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark -- Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey, distinguishes itself as one of the nation’s most esteemed public research universities.
Since 1997, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Rutgers University-Newark the most diverse national university in the United States.
Welcome! As you browse our site, you will discover that Rutgers University-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
Chancellor: Nancy Cantor
Provost: Todd Clear
Undergraduate Majors: 40+
Graduate Programs: 50+ (JD, MA, MBA, MFA, MPA, MS, Ph.D.)
Athletics: 14 NCAA Division III women and men's teams
Enrollment (fall 2013)
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