prospective students banner

Prospective Students

                                                           

WELCOME

      The School of Arts & Sciences-Newark (SASN) is dedicated to providing a wide variety of educational opportunities and a high level of support to our students. We offer nearly 40 different undergraduate programs in three main areas of study: Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences, and STEM. We hope these resources help you as you make your college decision.

campus photo montage

 

If you are a current high school student and are interested in attending the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark, you are in the right place! We have a number of virtual events (found below) that we would love for you to attend to get a better feel for our school & what we have to offer.

  • For more information regarding admissions requirements and our application, click here.
  • For a list of all the majors & minors we have to offer, click here.
  • For more information about our unique research and scholarship opportunities, click here.

If you are currently attending another institution and are interested in transferring to the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark, you’ve found the right spot! We have a number of virtual events for you to attend to get a better feel for our school & what we have to offer. We are also offering drop-in pre-transfer advising appointments that you can attend on Friday afternoons. During these appointments, you will meet one-on-one with an Assistant Dean in our school to discuss your specific questions about transferring. All virtual event information can be found below.

  • For more information regarding admissions requirements and our application, click here.
  • For a list of all the majors & minors we have to offer, click here.
  • For more about our transfer student services, transfer credit policies, and more, click here.

If you have previously attended Rutgers University and are looking to return to complete your degree, you can re-enroll into the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark by completing our fall or spring re-enrollment application.

  • Click here for our re-enrollment criteria, timeline, and application information.

If you were previously academically dismissed Rutgers University and would like to enroll in the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark to complete your degree, you will need to apply for reinstatement. Reinstatement applications are reviewed once in June and once in December for students hoping to attend the fall or spring semester, respectively.

  • Click here for more information about the reinstatement criteria & application. 

If you are currently attending another school within Rutgers University and would like to transfer to the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark (SASN), you will need to apply for a school-to-school transfer. Students are eligible to apply for a school to school transfer into SASN if they have:

  • completed a minimum of 24 credits at Rutgers University as a matriculating student
  • successfully completed English Composition II and College Algebra (or higher) with a C or better
  • earned a minimum cumulative GPA of a 2.30 at Rutgers University

For more information about the school-to-school transfer process, including the application portal, click here.

If you have already completed a baccalaureate degree and are looking to complete another degree at the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark, you can enroll in one of our programs as a second degree student. Click here to see our second degree requirements.

  • For a list of all the majors & minors we have to offer, click here.

Are you looking to take courses here at the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark as a visiting student?

  • Visiting/non-matriculating students can take courses here year-round and must apply through the following application: Visiting Student Application 

Upcoming Events: 

 

Pre-Transfer Drop-In Appointments   

Are you a prospective transfer student who has questions about transfer credits, SASN graduation requirements, degree programs and more? Join us for virtual pre-transfer advising appointments on Fridays (hosted via Zoom – use password “SASN”)

  • Summer 2021 Dates:

  • July 23rd | July 30th |  August 6th |  August 13th

 

BA/MD Information Session 

Are you a current high school student who is interested in applying for our 7-year BA/MD program? Join us at our upcoming information session to learn about the application process & timeline as well as what makes an ideal candidate for the program! We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Click Here to visit our Youtube channel and watch recordings of past virtual events. If you missed our Transfer Student Information Session on October 21st or our BA/MD Live Q&A on October 26th, both videos are on our channel!

Contact Us:  Need an SASN representative to answer your questions? Contact our Assistant Dean for Recruitment & Community Engagement:  Spenser Carrion  |   slc286@newark.rutgers.edu  |  973.353.5800