Rutgers University-New Brunswick.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ4 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate


  • Offers certificate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and associate degrees
  • 35,296 students
  • 0.57 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Agricultural Economics
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Agricultural Economics, Animal Sciences, Food Science, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Science, Biology, Botany, and Molecular Biology.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

22,186 students out of 38,384 applicants were accepted into Rutgers University-New Brunswick. They had an average SAT score of 1295.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Rutgers University-New Brunswick was $30,579, while for in-state students it was $14,638. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $38,347.

The average financial aid at Rutgers University-New Brunswick is $9,171. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $21,408 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

50% of undergraduate students at Rutgers University-New Brunswick received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Rutgers University-New Brunswick was of $12,452 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,350.

Diversity at Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017