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50 GOING TO COLLEGE IN NEW JERSEY • WWW.HESAA.ORG • 1-609-584-4480 FOUR-YEAR PUBLIC COLLEGE Admissions Ofce: Phone: 877-RU-ROWAN Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 am – 4:30 pm Email Address: admissions@rowan.edu Financial Aid Ofce: Phone: 856-256-4250 Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Directions: rowan.edu/map ACADEMIC YEAR • Annual Tuition & Fees: $12,864 (in state); $20,978 (out of state) • Per Credit Tuition: $355 • Annual Room & Board: $7,386 (room); $4,260 (meal plan) FINANCIAL AID • Application Deadline: March 15 OTHER INFORMATION • One of three comprehensive public research universities in New Jersey • One of only two universities in the nation with M.D. and D.O. degree-granting medical programs • Student Body Size: 16,155 • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1 • % Students Living on Campus: 38% • Middle States Accredited • A 4-year public co-education- al college with graduate and professional programs • Number of undergraduate programs of study: 66 ROWAN UNIVERSITY 201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, NJ 08028 | www.rowan.edu facebook.com/RowanUniversity | @RowanUniversity IMPORTANT FACTS: Recently designated a state comprehensive public research institution, Rowan University is recognized for its nationally ranked academic and athletic programs, talented professors and high-tech facilities. The University, which has campuses in Glassboro, Camden and Stratford, prides itself on providing its more than 16,000 students with an outstanding education at an exceptional value. The University ofers 66 bachelor's, 48 master's and seven professional/doctoral degree programs within seven colleges and four schools. Students can pursue their degrees on any of Rowan's campuses, online or at several partnering community colleges. After the historic New Jersey Medical and Health Sciences Education Restructuring Act went into efect on July 1, 2013, Rowan became one of only two institutions in the nation to ofer both M.D. and D.O. degree-granting medical programs — at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and at the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, respectively. Through a unique public/private partnership with the Borough of Glassboro, Rowan continues to pioneer on a $300-million redevelopment project to create Rowan Boulevard, a link between the University and Glassboro's historic downtown. Plans were unveiled in 2008, and Rowan Boulevard now boasts housing to accommodate nearly 1,200 Rowan students, classroom and ofce space for Rowan's Division of Global Learning & Partnerships and Thomas N. Bantivoglio Honors Concentration, a Barnes & Noble Collegiate Superstore, a 129- room Courtyard by Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, retail space and a town square. Many national organizations that evaluate colleges and universities regularly recognize Rowan. U.S. News & World Report ranked Rowan #19 among Best Regional Universities– North (#3 among the public institutions in the category) in its 2016 Best Colleges listing. Technology-frm CollegeNET's recently compiled Social Mobility Index ranked Rowan #3 out of 931 schools for preparing students to earn well within fve years of graduation.

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