Department of Psychology

Admissions & Requirements

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a top-ranked public research university, offering more than 100 graduate academic programs in 16 graduate and professional schools on three campuses in Camden, Newark, and New Brunswick/Piscataway.

Students wishing to apply to the Graduate Program in Psychology must enter the program on a full-time basis. Students should apply to the Psychology Department and mention the area of study they are most interested in. The application deadline for the fall semester is Janurary 15 and for the spring semester, November 1. Application materials include the General GRE and the Subject GRE scores in their area of interest, three letters of reference, transcript(s), and a personal statement. Please consult the links below for the most up to date requirements and also the application form for the Rutgers Graduate and Professional School.

Rutgers Graduate and Professional Admissions
Online Application for Rutgers University Graduate and Professional Schools
Requirements and Supporting Materials for Rutgers Graduate and Professional Schools