Rowan University

country rank  257
world rank  725

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University Overview

Founded in 1923, Rowan University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Glassboro (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), New Jersey. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Camden, Stratford. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Rowan University (RU) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Rowan University (RU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 97 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym RU
Founded 1923
Motto Eruditio spes mundi
Education, hope of the world
Colours Brown and gold

University Location

Address 201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro (population range: 10,000-49,999)
08028 New Jersey
United States
T +1 (856) 256 4000
F +1 (856) 256 5238
Other locations Camden, Stratford

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Savitz Hall, 201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro 08028
+1 (856) 256 4239
(877) 787 6926

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Rowan University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB International
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology ABET
  • American Chemical Society ACS
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education CAATE

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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