Summer Session for International Students

Broaden your horizons at Rutgers University this summer! Study and live at one of the premier public research universities in the United States. Choose from over 2,200 courses and explore your options for further study in the US this summer. Learn more about eligibiity.


Complete a rigorous 3-credit course in as little as three short weeks in summer. Academic credits may be transferred back to your home institution.


Develop the skills, confidence and cultural awareness for academic success in the U.S.

Experience life on a prominent U.S. university campus and engage in a wide variety of co-curricular, cultural, and recreational events and activities. Visit nearby New York City, Philadelphia, and the Jersey Shore in your free time.


Academic credit courses are offered in class, in the field, online, and in hybrid format throughout the summer, in 3-, 6-, 8-, 10-, and 12-week sessions. To search our extensive course list, visit the University Schedule of Classes.

New! Pre-Engineering Summer Academy

Explore engineering as a possible career this summer. If you are an English-speaking high school student age 16-18 who has completed courses in pre-calculus and physics, you are eligible to participate in this program.

Did You Know?

Rutgers University ranks 33rd among the world's top universities according to the Center for World University Rankings. Read more.