Welcome to Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is comprised of 29 undergraduate colleges, graduate and professional schools, is the flagship institution of New Jersey's public higher education system. It is a vibrant and diverse community of over 50,000 students enrolled in over 280 degree programs, 35,000 students enrolled in continuing professional development courses, 10,000 faculty and staff, and more than 300,000 living alumni.
Rutgers is accredited by the Middle States Association and is a proud member of the Association of American Universities, representing the 62 leading research universities in North America. Driving all of Rutgers activities, whether teaching, research, or service, is the continuous and vigorous creation of intellectual capital, and the new discoveries and insights that drive the advancement of human knowledge. Check out our Did You Know? boxes throughout our website for more interesting facts about Rutgers!