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Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (29), Grades (34), Sports/Extracurriculars (11), College Essay (14)
Do well on the SAT and get good gradesNov 02 2007Computer Science
Do well on the SAT and get good grades. If you're a boarderline candidate, apply early and write a good essay explaining any weaknesses in your application, but focusing on what makes you a good student.
SAT: 1500 Male
I can't really give any useful admission advice asSep 01 2007Biology
I can't really give any useful admission advice as I didn't even bother to fill out the essay in the application. As a NJ resident, I pretty much rode my high school GPA and SAT scores into Rutgers.
SAT: 1380 Male
Rutgers is a public university and gets a poorAug 13 2007Political Science
Rutgers is a public university and gets a poor reputation within the state for being "easy" to get into. I found a lot of my friends were surprised at how many people Rutgers turns away- don't underestimate this giant!!

And a little extra effort never hurt anyone, good SAT and ACT scores will help you get one of the many scholarships they have to offer. But mostly you need to prepare for once you get here.

The classes are VERY hard. Imagine your AP class, only intensified by ten. But don't worry, everyone adjusts :)
SAT: 2300 Female

If possible, attend the summer campus tour the summerJul 02 2007Political Science
If possible, attend the summer campus tour the summer before you apply. All applications to Rutgers are now completed online. By attending the summer campus tour, it will allow you to wave the application fee.
SAT: 1220 Female
If possible, attend the summer campus tour at rutgersJul 02 2007Political Science
if possible, attend the summer campus tour at rutgers to summer before you apply to the school. This will allow you to wave the application fee when applying online. All applications to rutgers are now online
SAT: 1220 Female
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