Rutgers ABSN - GPA Requirements - page 3

Hi all, Yesterday I attended Rutgers informational session and guests were told that unlike other nursing schools in NJ and elsewhere, they heavily look at one's academic record to determine... Read More

  1. by   2bEsqtoRN
    Quote from chiasmus100
    Rutgers does not request letters of recommendation. They go entirely on grades.
    Same with essays, no? Now I'm not sure if I should be writing one. They specifically said they solely look at grades. No essays and no LORs.
  2. by   onedayitllbeme
    Hi, I meant the regular Rutgers Essay on the application. It isn't required, but I'd hope if it would be read in cases where the admission was borderline but I can't say for sure.
  3. by   jsanowit
    I know when I applied to undergrad at Rutgers the essay was used for eligibility in scholarships. Even if they do not look at it I think if they see you wrote it, it will look better than skipping it. But again I don't know if admissions even sees it. Also I looked at older posts, do you think notifications will be in March or April? Hopefully sooner!!