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Information for Counselors

School counselors play an instrumental role in helping students choose the university that’s right for them. The following resources can help you and your students learn more about Rutgers University.

Counselors' Information Center

The Counselors’ Information Center will be updated with fall 2022 applicant data soon. Please continue checking this page for updates.

 

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Applications & Required Credentials

Use the Correct Application

There are different applications for different types of students. The Coalition Application may be an option.

Required Credentials for First-Year Applicants

Learn what is required for first-year applicants in addition to the undergraduate admissions application.

Required Credentials for Transfer Applicants

Learn what is required for transfer applicants in addition to the undergraduate admissions application.

Required Credentials for International Applicants

Learn what is required for international applicants in addition to the undergraduate admissions application.

Best Value in Education

#12
Public school doing the most for the American dream
(Rutgers–New Brunswick)

New York Times College Access Index

#4
Best bang for your buck in the northeast
(Rutgers–Newark)

Washington Monthly

Top 20
National university for social mobility
(Rutgers–Camden)

U.S. News & World Report

Standardized Testing Requirement

SAT and ACT test scores are not required to be considered for admission to Rutgers University.

  • Rutgers–Camden: Test score submission is optional. Some exceptions apply.
  • Rutgers–New Brunswick: Test score submission is optional.
  • Rutgers–Newark: Test scores submission is not required. Some exceptions apply.

If a student elects to submit SAT or ACT scores, all scores must be sent directly from the testing agency to Rutgers. Rutgers University school codes:

  • SAT code 2765
  • ACT code 2592
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