Messages from the Dean

Jacqueline Mattis
SASN Dean Jacqueline Mattis





Hill Hall in the springtime About SASN

With degrees offered in nearly 40 undergraduate fields, 17 master’s programs, and 8 doctoral programs, the School of Arts & Sciences–Newark  (SASN) is the largest school at Rutgers University-Newark and provides opportunities for academic exploration in a wide range of studies.

The School of Arts & Sciences–Newark serves:

  • Newark College of Arts and Sciences (NCAS), the largest of the seven schools on campus, which enrolls more than 60 percent of the undergraduates at Rutgers University–Newark;
  • University CollegeNewark (UCN),which allows adult and nontraditional students to attend classes on evenings and weekends;
  • Graduate School–Newark, which serves graduate students at the master's or doctoral level in 19 disciplines; and
  • The Honors College, which offers enrichment opportunities in all disciplines for those undergraduates ready for the most challenging curricula in the university.