school to school

The information on this page is intended for currently enrolled, degree-seeking undergraduate students who wish to transfer INTO the School of Arts and Sciences New Brunswick from another Rutgers school. Students who wish to transfer OUT of SAS should visit the School-to-School Transfer website to review the policies and processes for their school of interest. Second-degree students enrolled in other Rutgers-New Brunswick schools are not eligible to transfer into SAS.

For questions on transferring into the School of Arts and Sciences from within another unit at Rutgers, please read the brief review below in the FAQs area. You can also access the complete school-to-school transfer information on the School-to-School Transfer website.  If you have additional questions that have not been answered by these resources, please read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below.

SAS School to School Admission Requirements


The Transfer Requirements document has the complete information you are responsible for reviewing.

To Apply

Please visit the School-to-School Transfer page.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the SAS criteria for admission from another New Brunswick School?

Students applying from one of the New Brunswick professional schools (the College of Nursing, Mason Gross School of the Arts, the School of Engineering, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers Business School in New Brunswick or the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy) must have completed by the end of the semester in which they are applying:

  • 12 graded degree credits, excluding remedial courses
  • a Rutgers cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.000. NOTE: The GPA used for admission may vary from the GPA shown on your transcript due to application of SAS credit and grading policies.
  • College Writing/Expository Writing (01:355:101), College Writing Extended (01:355:104) or an acceptable equivalent course with a grade of “C” or better. 
  • at least two years of one world language in high school (or one year in college).

Students currently in either of the degree completion programs offered through the School of Management and Labor Relations or the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy are not eligible to transfer to the School of Arts and Sciences. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with questions.