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Undergraduate Study

Our Community Welcomes You

We take pride in being a deeply engaged urban university located in New Jersey’s largest, oldest city.  Our urban environment shapes and defines us in special ways, from classes that use Newark itself as a learning laboratory, to partnerships with local corporations and non-profits.

Explore Undergraduate Degrees & Programs

Get a closer look at your academic opportunities across the arts, sciences, humanities, business and nursing.

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Student Academic Services

We aim to provide you with every opportunity to achieve your fullest potential and your individual goals. Whether you need help with one of your classes, a bit of academic advice, or an opportunity to get you excited about your future, our team members are here to help make it happen.

Information for Current Students

The Honors Experience

Honors College

Founded in 1972, the Honors College is a hub for excellence in education, undergraduate research, and applied learning.

Honors Living-Learning Community (HLLC)

The HLLC is redefining the notion of “honors” by creating intergenerational and interdisciplinary learning communities comprised of students, faculty, and community partners focused on tackling some of the nation’s most pressing social issues.

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Office of Global Initiatives and Experiential Learning

The Rutgers University-Newark Office of Global Initiatives and Experiential Learning's goal:

  • To provide resources and services for faculty and staff who are facilitating experiential learning and study away programs.
  • To implement transformative initiatives that encourage students to integrate field and study away experiences with their academic plan.
  • To construct local to global community-engaged initiatives anchored in Newark and surrounding communities.
  • To design, implement and assess coursework, co-curricular programs and experiential learning initiatives that reflect the inter-and intra-cultural identities and interests of our students, faculty, and staff.
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Information for Current Students
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Cost of Attending Rutgers Newark

Estimate your cost of attending Rutgers as an undergraduate with this quick tool that calculates tuition and fees for in-state and out-of-state students enrolled in one of the three arts and sciences schools at Rutgers University. Tuition and fee rates for the 2021–2022 academic year are used.

Cost for Undergraduates