New Brunswick Official Student Listserv

Current Newsletter

October 18, 2016

The New Brunswick Official Student Listserv, published every Tuesday during the semester, contains timely academic and student information. Students are responsible for knowing the information in these notices and taking appropriate action. For additional information, follow any of the links in the announcements. Students may also contact RU-info at 732-445-info (4636), text 732-662-2664, or go online at for further assistance.


Financial Holds—All Students
Financial holds will be placed on accounts which have unpaid balances. These holds will prevent students from registering for spring semester classes. Students enrolled in tuition payment plans should make sure that accounts are current. Financial aid recipients should check online to make sure all financial aid has been credited. View the balance of student accounts online here. Please contact Student Accounting at 848-932-2254 with any questions. 

Changes to Federal, State, and Rutgers Financial Aid Deadlines for the 2017–2018 Academic Year
– Returning Rutgers students should file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) before the January 15 priority deadline for the 2017–2018 academic year.
– All students will use earlier tax information on the 2017–2018 FAFSA.
– All students are encouraged to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to directly import tax information to the 2017–2018 FAFSA.
Learn more here.

Eagleton Undergraduate Associates Program Application Deadline This Week—Undergraduate Students
The application deadline is October 20 for the class of 2018 Eagleton Undergraduate Associates Program. Rutgers juniors in all schools and departments who are interested in public policy, American politics, and government may apply. Learn about real world American politics and policy from experts in the field and build networks. Learn more here.

Applications for Membership in Phi Sigma Iota, International Foreign Language Honor Society–All Eligible Students
Phi Sigma Iota, the International Foreign Language Honor Society, is accepting membership applications through October 21 from juniors, seniors, and graduate students who are currently taking 200-level courses or higher in one or more foreign languages. Applicants must have maintained a 3.5 average or higher in all language courses taken at Rutgers University. Information and application forms are available in the language departments and online here. Instructions are available online for applications submitted via email. Please submit all applications via email as the physical address on the website has changed. Please send any questions to

Spring 2017 Pre-Registration—Undergraduate Students
Pre-registration for the Spring 2017 term begins on Sunday, October 30, at 10 p.m. for New Brunswick undergraduate students with 110+ credits and continues through Thursday, November 17. Registration is by degree credits already earned. Please email for additional information, or learn more here.

Registration for Winter 2017—All Students
Registration for the Winter 2017 term is ongoing. Earn up to four credits during winter break and choose from 150 courses in a wide range of subjects. Courses are offered in face-to-face, online, or hybrid format. Learn more here.

Did You Know?

Did you know that throughout our 250-year history, Rutgers has produced world-renowned authors and artists, soldiers and scientists, governors, senators, and Supreme Court justices? Among these men and women are individuals who have been truly revolutionary. View and download the Rutgers Revolutionary Series e-book to read their stories here.

You can visit the Rutgers 250 website for more information about upcoming events like the Paul Robeson Film Festival presented by the Cinema Studies Program.