Information for Guidance Counselors

What's New at NJIT:  NJIT is looking forward to an exciting 2014 academic year. The 1043 new first-year students joining us hail from 18 states. Their most popular majors are architecture, civil engineering, computer engineering and computer science.

NJIT is now a member of the Common Application.  Students interested in applying for the Fall 2015 semester will be able to apply shortly after August 1, 2014.

**NJIT now accepts electronic transcripts via Naviance/Docufide**



To learn more about the qualifications of this year's freshman class:

Learn about our exciting new majors:

Biochemistry
Biophysics
Business and Information Systems
Computational Sciences
Computing and Business
Digital Design
Interior Design
Law, Technology and Culture
Medical Informatics Technology
Theater Arts and Technology

Future Employment: The job market is looking up for new college graduates, especially in engineering, computing and business. Read an article from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.


Tuition and Financial Aid
: Although there is a lot of growth and innovation occurring on campus, tuition is still affordable and there are many financial aid opportunities.

About eighty percent of students are offered and accept some form of financial aid at NJIT.  Through scholarships and grants, loans and work-study, NJIT students are getting an exceptional education at affordable rates.

Undocumented students may apply for in-state tuition under the NJ Dream Act.  The application is available at- NJ Dream Act.


Additional Programs for Freshmen:

Visiting the Campus: We encourage you and your students to visit our campus.  See the campus visit page  for a schedule of our Open Houses, weekly tours and special tour dates.

  
Applying for Admission: The application deadlines are March 1 for the fall semester and November 15 for the spring.  NJIT uses rolling admissions, but we recommend applying early!  Students will be notified of their status within three weeks of completion of their applications.

  
Students who are interested in admission can apply here.

Questions? We're happy to answer them! Contact us.