Skip to Main Content
Rowan University
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • GLASSBORO, NJ

Direct Admissions

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

201 MULLICA HILL RD
GLASSBORO, NJ 08028
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
New Jersey Athletic Conference
From Rowan University

Change is in our DNA. From reinventing our identity to evolving the way we educate, we are always adapting to the changing world. As we continue to grow, rise in rankings, and advance the region, we’re looking for minds like yours to keep us moving forward. We know you’ll not only succeed, you’ll thrive in this community of transformation and individualized educational programming where we offer a big-town feel with small-town friendships and faculty mentorship.

Don’t just follow the path. Forge your own.

Located in suburban Southern New Jersey, in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, Rowan University has more than 19,000+ students between its undergraduate and graduate programs. A research institution that’s ranked among the best public universities in the North by U.S. News and World Report, Rowan University is known for its robust program offerings, with more than 100 majors to choose from, and for being one of only three universities in the country to have two medical schools.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Rowan University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
April 1
Acceptance Rate
84%
SAT Range
1070-1280
ACT Range
23-30
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

YouTube Video

Cost

Net Price
$21,425 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,344 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
89%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 123 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 160 responses
59%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 160 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    46%
  • On Campus
    45%
  • Online
    9%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
13,061 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,058
Undergrads Over 25
11%
Pell Grant
32%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 117 responses
  • NJ student who wants college experience
    35%
  • NJ student who doesn't want to pay for outofstate
    28%
  • New Jersey student who cannot afford out of state
    19%
  • The courses are strategicly arranged for the major
    8%
  • In-state tuition is more in NJ than out of state..
    3%
  • Outgoing
    3%
  • In-state transfer student
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
60%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 178 responses
Poll
62%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 213 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 106 responses
  • Student-minded
    31%
  • Many accessible opportunities
    30%
  • The courses are strategicly arranged for the major
    14%
  • Money hungry and somewhat cares about students
    8%
  • Cares about Engineering and Honors, not much else
    7%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • Underrated
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$50,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
69%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
71%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 96 responses

Rowan University Reviews

Rating 3.56 out of 5  1,852 reviews
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List