Before you begin, you may want to review the Index of Graduate Programs for details on programs, degrees, deadlines, requirements, and campus locations. You may also want to read the ADMISSIONS -- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page.

To apply to a graduate program at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, you must complete our online application. To use this method, you will need Netscape 4.0 or Internet Explorer 4.0 (or higher). If you submit an electronic application, do not send in a duplicate paper application.

All forms for School of Graduate Studies can be found here:


First time users:

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Return users:

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The Graduate Admissions Office will allow paper applications only in extraordinary circumstances, such as for international students who lack online access. If you need to request a printed application please contact the Graduate Admissions Office:

Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Proctor Hall, Suite 308
65 Davidson Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854 U.S.A.
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732-932-8231 fax