Learn in one of the nation's leading research and development centers in the heart of a major metropolitan area. Join a community of learning where students benefit from collaboration and research.


Arts. Business. Criminal Justice. Humanities. Nursing. Global Affairs. Science. Social Sciences. They all converge at Rutgers University in Newark. Whether you attend graduate school to advance personal or professional goals, the Graduate School - Newark can help you get there.


Small, personally-tailored learning environment with large, urban research facilities, and world class faculty. 


Community-engaged research; volunteerism; vibrant urban living in an arts hub: proximity to NYC!


Graduate students from across the US, and 60+ countries around the world. Committed to broadening participation in graduate programs for underrepresented groups.


Award-winning faculty leading multi-disciplinary programs at a leading research institution.


As announced by President Holloway and Chancellor Nancy Cantor, we are preparing for a safe and vibrant return to campus life in Fall 2021!


Travel Grant

Cycle 2021-1

Travel awards to assist GSN students in attending and presenting their research and for specialized professional development.


GSN is pleased to offer undergraduate students from around the country an opportunity to pursue their interests in STEM research and postgraduate study with us!

DEADLINE: 3/31/2021

Dissertation Fellowship


Awarded to doctoral students who have completed all coursework and are in good academic standing. Finalists are chosen on merit of scholarship and academic record. Stipend of $20,000 plus graduate fellow health benefits.


Undergraduate STEM

Summer Research

Dean Transition

We are very pleased to announce

Taja-Nia Henderson will assume the role of Dean of the Graduate School

as of July 1, 2019!

Rutgers Graduate School - Newark

Office of the Dean

185 University Avenue

John Cotton Dana Library, Suite 306
Newark, New Jersey 07102

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