Prospective Graduate Students

New Brunswick | Piscataway, NJ

Welcome Prospective Graduate Students

Accomplish your educational and professional goals at Rutgers University – School of Graduate Studies Biomedical and Health Sciences in New Brunswick and Piscataway, NJ. We are here to provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision about what graduate program to send your application for consideration.

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Are you interested in applying to one of our biomedical programs in New Brunswick/Piscataway, NJ?

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Upcoming Recruitment Events

Visit us at one of our upcoming recruitment events to get more information on our programs and more.

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International Students

Are you an International prospective student interested in Rutgers University School of Graduate Studies?

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Want to see tuition costs by a specific Rutgers University Graduate School Biomedical + Health Sciences program? View our page that links to each program's tuition page.

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Technical Standards

Candidates for our biomedical and health sciences programs will have the skills, or Technical Standards, needed for observation, intellectual and conceptual reasoning, motor coordination, and communication in lab-based research with or without accommodations.


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Non-Degree Studies

Looking for an educational opportunity to expand your knowledge and boost your career with new skills without earning another degree? Rutgers University School of Graduate Studies offers academic options to candidates who qualify.

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Orientation for Incoming Students 

In addition to the school-wide SGS orientation, there are orientation events for the Biomedical and Health Sciences as well as individual graduate programs to help new students become familiar with the resources and requirements of their discipline. 

View the schedule for the Ph.D. and Masters of Science programs in the Biological, Biomedical, and Health Sciences: New Brunswick/Piscataway location.  Click here

To see presentations from Orientation for MS and PhD students from August 2023, click on the links below.

Biomedical and Biochemical Graduate Student Orientation slides Janet Alder

Graduate Student Life

Academic and Scientific Integrity slides

Library resources slides

GSO and GSA slides

Career Exploration and Success slides

CAPS and Let's Talk slides

Health Services

Office of Disability Services slides

Office of Employment Equity slides

Violence Prevention and Violence Assistance slides

Recreation slides

Department of Transportation


Rutgers Non-Discrimination Statement

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, age, or any other category covered by law in its admission, programs, activities, or employment matters.

Rutgers is committed to ensuring a safe and supportive environment for all of its students. To learn more about these resources, click here.

Rutgers is committed to complying with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and has an Office of Disability Services.

We also encourage veterans of the armed services to apply to our program and have an Office of Veteran and Military Services.