Students can choose from more than 100 majors and participate in specialized programs, such as First-Year Interest Group Seminars, honors programs, the Aresty Research Center, and the Innovation, Design, and Entrepreneurship Academy—all in close-knit, supportive environments.
A renowned research university, full of vast resources and opportunities, Rutgers–New Brunswick attracts a diverse mix of smart, ambitious, and thoughtful individuals. Part of the Association of American Universities and the Big Ten Conference, Rutgers–New Brunswick offers both choice and academic excellence.
Rutgers–New Brunswick is the leading public university in New Jersey, a Top 20 public national university, and a Top 100 world university.
An Academic Powerhouse
Through our graduate and professional degree programs, Rutgers trains future generations of physicians, lawyers, scientists, business leaders, professors, public policy professionals, nurses, and so many more of the world’s changemakers.
Rutgers provides flexible continuing education programs, for everyone from gardeners to health care professionals to senior citizens. Courses are offered on campus, online, and at off-campus locations.
Big University, Big Potential
Size offers variety. Size brings opportunity. Size means possibility. The 19 schools and colleges of Rutgers–New Brunswick cover every subject, with basic enrichment on up to postdoctoral degrees, with some of the world’s most respected faculty. And finding your unique path is easier than you think.
Expect the Unexpected
Where the traditional classroom experience ends, experiential learning begins, opening doors to new ideas and new avenues to knowledge.
Undergraduate Research Opportunities
Our undergraduate students are encouraged to explore the process of research, hands-on, and connect with faculty mentors to help define their research goals, as well as present their findings universitywide.
Make new friends, connect with faculty, and ease the transition into college. Living-Learning Communities are special residence halls for first-year students who share similar academic interests, exploring them together in and out of the classroom, with unique social and networking opportunities.
As we all face the rapidly increasing globalization of our economy, there’s never been a better time to understand the world around us. Rutgers offers over 180 learning opportunities that extend beyond the campus, beyond New Jersey, from high tech in Europe to high finance in China.
Rutgers students can enhance their on-campus classes and research with exclusive internships, externships, cooperative education, and service learning. Gain real-world experience before graduation, helping you stand out when landing your first job.
The Rutgers University Libraries provide the resources and services necessary to support the mission of the university in instruction, research, and public service through 16 libraries and centers at Rutgers–New Brunswick
With more than five million volumes and thousands of digital resources, the Rutgers University Libraries rank among the nation’s top research libraries. Our libraries hold unique print and archival collections and are media-rich environments that provide dynamic electronic scholarly resources and services that are accessible 24 hours a day.