Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ

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Rowan University Student Essentials

Rowan University Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Profs
Website: www.rowan.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $12,018
Out-of-State Tuition: $19,598
Retention Rate: 84%
Enrollment: 10,523
Year Established: 1923

About Rowan University

Rowan University is a public university in Glassboro, New Jersey. Since its beginnings in the 1920’s, Rowan has continued to grow and develop. Today, students may pursue a bachelor’s or even a medical degree at Rowan. Rowan also offers opportunities for low-income and academically limited students.

Rowan awards bachelor’s degrees in the liberal and performing arts, sciences and professional fields. Some examples of majors are:

  • Africana Studies
  • Art Education
  • Business
  • Film
  • Music Composition
  • Nursing

Rowan’s Cooper Medical School educates future medical doctors, through a comprehensive medical degree program that includes clinical rotations.

Rowan’s student life options include numerous media-oriented activities, such as student publications and student run radio and television stations.

Rowan’s undergraduate admissions committee evaluates transcripts for class rank, courses taken and GPA. Undergraduate applicants also need to submit ACT or SAT scores, recommendation letters and a resume of employment and extracurricular activities.

Rowan’s EOF program grants admission to low-income students with a minimal academic background. EOF students receive financial assistance, tutoring, counseling and other types of support.

All Rowan students may apply for financial aid. Undergraduate aid sources include federal grants, work-study awards and loans. To apply for these aid sources, applicants must submit a FAFSA. Rowan also awards institutional scholarships, departmental scholarships and provides resources for finding outside scholarships as well.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

100% of students gave Rowan University 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating

It has been difficult for me to take all of the classes that I need to take because the classes fill up quickly. There are limited sections of many of the required classes and I have had to take classes in the summertime.


Rowan University Map & Location

Rowan University
201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, NJ 08028


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Getting Around Rowan University

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Glassboro, NJ

Winter
Dec
45
30
Jan
40
26
Feb
44
28
Spring
Mar
53
34
Apr
64
44
May
74
54
Summer
Jun
83
64
Jul
87
69
Aug
85
68
Fall
Sep
78
60
Oct
67
48
Nov
56
39

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 9,036
Freshman Class 1,485
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 10,523

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 8%
  • African American: 9%
  • Caucasian: 79%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Unknown and Other: 1%
Latino 8%
African American 9%
Caucasian 79%
Asian 3%
Unknown and Other 1%

Undergraduate 86%
Graduate 14%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 57%
Men 43%
International 2%
Domestic 98%

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