Rutgers Newark

HLLC Building
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Honors Living-Learning Community

Alisson Lopez is finding her path at the HLLC, where students become change agents. The program, a national model, expands notions of merit.

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Discovering STEM at the...

Graduate School-Newark

Brian Higgins is a PhD student in Environmental Sciences, where he's working on on research that could help detect harmful levels of groundwater contamination.

Vanesa Freire
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Rutgers Business School

On her own since immigrating at age 18, business major Vanesa Freire found resources and stability at RU-N. 

Continuing Education

Learning can begin at any age, and never has to end. Continuing education is part of Rutgers' mission of improving the lives of New Jersey residents and reinvigorating the state's economy. Whether you’re a professional seeking to add new skills or a student hoping to pick up a few credits, you’ll find a wide selection of courses at Rutgers' locations and online. Flexible schedules fit your lifestyle and offer the ability to explore new possibilities without a major commitment.

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Newark by the Numbers


Best Bang for the Buck in the Northeast

Washington Monthly 2022


Top Performer on Social Mobility

 U.S. News and World Report, 2022


Best Learning Evironment

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education, 2022


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World-Class Research, Hometown Impact

From climate change to criminal justice, working on society’s problems takes a commitment to research and creativity. As an anchor institution, we tackle local issues that resonate globally through innovative community partnerships and projects.

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Student Experience

Find your people, discover your hangs, and you’ll feel at home in a heartbeat. Our campus is big enough that there’s always something happening and small enough so faces feel familiar. And on your doorstep is Newark, a dynamic city at the vanguard of changes sweeping the country.