New Brunswick Official Student Listserv

Current Newsletter

March 21, 2017

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.


University Commencement Parking Hangtag Registration—Graduating Seniors 
University Commencement parking hangtag registration is now open until Monday, April 17, 2017, at 10 a.m. Graduating students receive up to 2 free parking hangtags valid for Sunday, May 14, 2017, for University Commencement. Regular RUDOTS parking hangtags are not valid for Commencement parking on Sunday, May 14. For graduates or guests with special needs, please see the website and register for a special needs hangtag. The Livingston Campus is the ideal choice for those wishing to walk less as parking is closer to the shuttle drop off. Learn more here.

Take the Student Experience at the Research University (SERU) Survey—All Eligible Undergraduate Students 
RU ready to be heard? The Student Experience at the Research University (SERU) survey gives students the opportunity to provide honest and confidential feedback about what is important at Rutgers. Participants can also win up to $500 in prizes. The survey is open to all degree-seeking undergraduates at Rutgers. Learn more and take the survey here.

Fall 2017 Pre-Registration—Undergraduate Students
Pre-registration for the Fall 2017 semester begins on Sunday, March 26, at 10 p.m. for New Brunswick undergraduate students with 90+ credits and continues through Friday, April 7. Registration is by degree credits already earned. Please email with any questions or for additional information. Learn more here.

Applications Available for Eagleton Fellowship Program—Graduate Students
Graduate students may apply to the 2017–2018 Eagleton Fellowship Program in Politics and Government. This is a one-year interdisciplinary certificate program open to graduate students in ALL Rutgers schools and departments. Stipends and tuition remission are available, and students continue working towards degrees without interruption. The application deadline is March 23. Learn more here.

French House Global Village Living-Learning Community Is Accepting Applications—Undergraduate Students
The French House is accepting applications from undergraduate women on a rolling basis. The French House is the oldest community in the Global Village (founded in 1928) and will play a special role in Douglass Residential College's 100th anniversary celebration. Learn more and access the application here.

Applications for Phi Sigma Iota Merit Scholarships for Study Abroad Summer 2017—All Eligible Students
Phi Sigma Iota Chapter scholarships are available for members and prospective members of Phi Sigma Iota, the National Foreign Language Honor Society. The chapter scholarship is awarded for summer study abroad for Summer 2017. While preference is given to current and prospective members of Phi Sigma Iota, all Rutgers students may apply. Applications are due by noon on April 3, 2017. Applications are available here (PDF) and from all language departments. Students who download the application from the web should ignore the due date and submit the application by the date listed above.

Register for Summer Term—All Students
Registration for the 2017 Summer Session at Rutgers–New Brunswick is ongoing. Make progress toward graduation, improve a GPA, fulfill a prerequisite, or take a course not offered in fall or spring. Summer Session offers thousands of courses at several locations throughout the state. Take a course close to home or online, complete an internship, conduct research with award-winning faculty, or study abroad. Learn more here

Register for RU @ the Shore—All Students
Registration for Rutgers University’s RU @ the Shore is ongoing. Take Rutgers courses in hybrid format at Point Pleasant Beach. Courses begin June 26. Learn more here.

Did You Know?

Did you know that the Office of Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance and Student Legal Services are co-hosting a "How to Apply for Domestic Violence Restraining Orders" workshop? This workshop will be held on March 22 at 7 p.m. in room A4 of Campbell Hall on the College Avenue Campus. Amanda M. Yu, Esq. is a practicing attorney and will discuss court procedures and share tips for navigating the legal system as it relates to domestic violence restraining orders. Representatives from campus offices will also be present as a resource.