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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, caring environment with large, urban research facilities. and world class faculty. 


Community outreach, giving back and exciting urban living: proximity to  NYC


Graduate students from 60+ countries around the world.


Outstanding faculty leading multi-disciplinary programs at

 first rate institution.


Travel Grant

Cycle 3

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

DEADLINE: 4/1/2020

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: 2/7/2020

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.

DEADLINE: 2/6/2020

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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