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Rutgers University in Newark spans two campuses -- the Rutgers University-Newark Campus and the Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark -- in the midst of New Jersey’s largest city. More than 35,000 undergraduate and graduate students attend classes in Newark’s downtown area and University Heights district -- home to three public higher education institutions: Rutgers University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, and Essex County College.

Newark is also a vital center for business, government, arts and culture. We encourage you to experience the Rutgers-Newark Campus and the city of Newark firsthand. In addition to browsing through the various pages of our website, sample the buzz by taking a tour of the Rutgers-Newark Campus. You’ll love what you see!

Explore more of the city of Newark on these pages:

To learn more about the Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark, visit http://rbhs.rutgers.edu/.

Have any questions?
Call the information desk at 973-353-1766.

Download the NEW FALL 2014 guide as a PDF

Exploring Newark

Professor and Official Newark Historian Clement Price, who is also a longtime resident of the city, recommends visiting these landmarks in Newark.

Open House

Check back for the date of the Fall Open House.

Schedule a Campus Visit
Maps and Directions
Where to Eat

Newark's reputation for great food and dining is well deserved. Here are just a few choices on and near campus.

Where to Stay

Looking for a place to stay in the city? Newark has several options close to the Rutgers-Newark campus.

Things to See and Do

Choose your interest - classical, pop, jazz, opera, ballet or modern dance... American, European, Tibetan or African art... parks, history, architecture, theater... it's all here or just a short walk from campus.

Once and Future Newark

Tour Newark with Professor Clement Price in this award-winning documentary.