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Rutgers University-Newark Admission Chances


Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
64.6%
Admission Difficulty for Rutgers University Newark
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into Rutgers University-Newark? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 7,529 out of 11,646 applicants or 65% were admitted making Rutgers University-Newark a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores. Only 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1020-1210
Applicants Submitting SAT
87%
SAT Scores for Rutgers University Newark
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 510
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1020
SAT Scores for Rutgers University Newark
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
SAT Math 75th 600
SAT Composite 75th 1210
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Rutgers University Newark?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 925. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1115 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 87 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Rutgers University Newark admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1210 and Above Good >76%
1115 to 1210 Avg + 65%-76%
1020 to 1115 Avg - 52%-65%
925 to 1020 Reach 39%-52%
Less than 925 Low <39%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Rutgers University Newark
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Rutgers University Newark
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A

Estimated GPA Requirements

Rutgers University Newark has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

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Admission Statistics

Rutgers University Newark admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 6,308 5,338 11,646
Accepted 4,187 3,342 7,529
Acceptance Rate 66% 63% 65%
Enrolled 635 565 1,200
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 15% 17% 16%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Rutgers University Newark and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Rutgers University Newark Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Rutgers University Newark
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=186399 IPEDS survey data for Rutgers University Newark.