Did You Know?
February 18, 2020
Did you know that you can now easily contact RU-info through its myRutgers widget? Log in to your portal to view the widget on your dashboard. RU-info is open from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the weekends during the semester.
February 11, 2020
Did you know that many Rutgers–New Brunswick departments and offices are hosting events in honor of Black History Month? You can view a list of cultural and educational activities here.
February 4, 2020
Did you know that student tickets are now available for the Summer Writers' Conference kick-off event featuring Ira Glass? Ira Glass is the host and creator of the public radio program This American Life. This event includes an exclusive talk featuring audio clips, music, and videos about lessons Glass has learned throughout his life and career. This event will take place on June 5 at 7 p.m. at the Nicholas Music Center on the Douglass Campus. Students receive a special rate of $20 per ticket. Learn more and buy tickets here.
January 28, 2020
Did you know that the Graduate Student and Staff Spring Welcome Reception and Resource Fair is on Wednesday, February 5, from 4 to 8 p.m. in the College Avenue Student Center? Student groups and offices will have upcoming program and event materials at the fair for all graduate students, and food and refreshments will be served all evening. Learn more and register here.
January 21, 2020
Did you know that Rutgers Global–Study Abroad is hosting their Spring 2020 Study Abroad Fair on Monday, January 27, from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Livingston Student Center? Rutgers Global–Study Abroad has been running study abroad programs since the 1960s, and since then, thousands of students have taken advantage of these life-changing cultural and social learning experiences. Attend the Spring 2020 Study Abroad Fair to find out more about program offerings and how international exposure can give you a competitive edge in your job hunt. There will be food, music, and giveaways, including application fee waivers and scholarships. Learn more about the Study Abroad Fair here.
December 10, 2019
Did you know that you can submit a program for Rutgers Day? Rutgers Day is on Saturday, April 25, 2020, and the program submission period is open through February 17. Visit the Rutgers Day website by logging in with your NetID to submit your program, review guidelines and policies, and download marketing materials to promote your activities. All academic, administrative, and health care units, student clubs and organizations, and performance groups are encouraged to participate.
December 3, 2019
Did you know that you can prepare for the GRE, LSAT, GMAT or Praxis with the Rutgers Test Prep Program? Improve your confidence and maximize your performance to help you gain admission to the graduate program of your choice. Learn more about Graduate School Test Prep here.
November 26, 2019
Did you know that Rutgers was awarded ''Greatest Growth in Student Voter Turnout'' in the Big Ten Voting Challenge—a nonpartisan initiative to spur civic engagement and encourage more students to head to the polls? Rutgers had the greatest gains in student voter turnout over the past four years of the Big Ten universities. Learn more about student voter turnout here.
November 19, 2019
Did you know that World AIDS Day is December 1? Students are welcome to stop by the Eric B. Chandler Health Center at 277 George Street for free HIV testing on Monday, November 25, and Tuesday, November 26, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. You will receive testing results in minutes within a confidential setting. Know your status!
November 12, 2019
Did you know that yesterday, November 10, was Rutgers University's birthday? On November 10, 1766, William Franklin, the last colonial governor of New Jersey and Benjamin Franklin's son, signed the charter establishing Queen's College, the forerunner of Rutgers University. 253 years and we're still going strong. Happy birthday to us!