May 5, 2020

Open Hearing on the University’s Tuition, Fees, and Housing and Dining Charges for 2020-2021—All Students
All students and members of the university community are invited to attend the Open Hearing on the University’s Tuition, Fees, and Housing and Dining Charges for 2020–2021 on Tuesday, May 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. Comments made at the hearing help inform the university administration during the development of the university’s tuition and fees. Prospective speakers must individually register online or by email to secretary@oq.rutgers.edu before noon on May 18. Submit comments online until May 15.

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 
The Universitywide COVID-19 Information Page is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and the university will provide updates as information becomes available. This page has resources for students and parents along with announcements pertaining to COVID-19, FAQs, and the operating statuses of services, facilities, and offices at Rutgers. You are encouraged to check this site frequently.

Important Diploma Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Though Commencement is currently suspended, undergraduate students who anticipate completing May 2020 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online, or via a hard copy if the deadline has been missed. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the graduation application deadline for New Brunswick undergraduates has been extended to June 1. Please note that all diplomas will be mailed. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar's Office with any questions. Furthermore, please note that completion of a diploma application does not imply that graduation requirements have been met.

Summer Session 2020 Registration—All Students
Summer Session will proceed as scheduled. Choose from over 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered online or remotely. Make progress towards a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Learn more about Summer Session here.

Chancellor's Student Leadership Gala—All Students
Each year, the Chancellor’s Student Leadership Gala allows students the opportunity to be recognized and rewarded for their remarkable contributions to the university and community. These students consistently demonstrate collaboration, leadership and resourcefulness, have a tremendous passion for Rutgers, and go outside of their normal responsibilities to achieve goals. This year’s winners will be honored virtually on May 6, and will be listed on the awards website following the event.

Applications for the Master of Social Work (MSW), Scholarships Available—Undergraduate Students
The School of Social Work is still accepting applications for the Master of Social Work (MSW) program. Social workers are on the front line of today’s public health work, supporting families in need, providing clinical counseling, and advocating for vulnerable populations in local, state, and national governments. Clinical social work and Management and Policy specializations are available. Degrees can be earned in two years to expand careers and earning potential, and no GRE or experience is required. Both merit and need-based scholarships are available for qualified candidates. Learn more about how to apply here.

Apply to be a VPVA Crisis Response Advocate—All Students
The Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance (VPVA) is recruiting volunteers to be New Brunswick Crisis Response Advocates. Advocates provide support, information, and referrals at the time of a domestic or sexual assault crisis. Training will be held in the fall. Please contact Lisa Smith at smithlj@echo.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about VPVA here.

Apply to be a Student Residence Coordinator—All Students
The Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center is currently accepting applications for student Residence Coordinator (RC) positions. RCs provide front desk coverage on a rotating basis and support services to overnight guests, conference attendees, and meeting organizers. Compensation includes free housing and a meal plan. Learn more about the RC position and apply here.

Applications for Bloustein School's Master’s Programs in Public Policy, Urban Planning, and Public Informatics–Deadline Extended to July 1—All Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy is now accepting application for Fall 2020 admission for its master’s programs in Urban Planning, Public Policy, and Public Informatics. The application deadline has been extended to July 1, 2020, for all three programs. Work experience is not required to apply to these graduate programs. Please contact recruit@ejb.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about these master’s programs and how to apply here.

Virtual Career Resources—All Students
With the shift to virtual communications across the world, the Office of Career Exploration and Success has the resources students need for their career journeys. Available resources include virtual programs, job search workshops, etiquette tips, 1-1 virtual career advising appointments, virtual drop-in resume critique sessions, Rutgers Handshake, additional online tools, and more. Students can visit the new website to explore virtual opportunities and resources here.

April 28, 2020

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 
The Universitywide COVID-19 Information Page is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and the university will provide updates as information becomes available. This page has resources for students and parents along with announcements pertaining to COVID-19, FAQs, and the operating statuses of services, facilities, and offices at Rutgers. You are encouraged to check this site frequently.

Fall 2020 Pre-Registration—Undergraduate Students
Pre-Registration for the Fall 2020 semester began on Sunday, April 19, for Rutgers–New Brunswick undergraduate students with 90+ credits and continues through Friday, May 1. Registration is by degree credits already earned. Please use this contact form to request assistanceLearn more and view the registration schedule here.

Important Diploma Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Though Commencement is currently suspended, undergraduate students who anticipate completing May 2020 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online, or via a hard copy if the deadline has been missed. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the graduation application deadline for New Brunswick undergraduates has been extended to June 1. Please note that all diplomas will be mailed. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar's Office with any questions. Furthermore, please note that completion of a diploma application does not imply that graduation requirements have been met.

Summer Session 2020 Registration—All Students
Summer Session will proceed as scheduled. Choose from over 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered online or remotely. Make progress towards a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Learn more about Summer Session here.

Virtual Rainbow Graduation 2020—All Students
Virtual Rainbow Graduation is May 20, 2020. Rainbow Graduation is a celebration that honors the achievements of Rutgers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, non-binary, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) identified undergraduate and graduate students, and acknowledges the challenges and triumphs experienced during their academic careers. Please register by April 30, 2020 and learn more here.

Virtual Career Resources—All Students
With the shift to virtual communications across the world, the Office of Career Exploration and Success has the resources students need for their career journeys. Available resources include virtual programs, job search workshops, etiquette tips, 1-1 virtual career advising appointments, virtual drop-in resume critique sessions, Rutgers Handshake, additional online tools, and more. Students can visit the new website to explore virtual opportunities and resources here.

Apply to be a Student Residence Coordinator—All Students
The Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center is currently accepting applications for student Residence Coordinator (RC) positions. RCs provide front desk coverage on a rotating basis and support services to overnight guests, conference attendees, and meeting organizers. Compensation includes free housing and a meal plan. Learn more about the RC position and apply here.

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service–Deadline Extended to April 29—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline has been extended to April 29, 2020. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Applications for Bloustein School's Master’s Programs in Public Policy, Urban Planning, and Public Informatics–Deadline Extended to July 1—All Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy is now accepting application for Fall 2020 admission for its master’s programs in Urban Planning, Public Policy, and Public Informatics. The application deadline has been extended to July 1, 2020, for all three programs. Work experience is not required to apply to these graduate programs. Please contact recruit@ejb.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about these master’s programs and how to apply here.

April 21, 2020

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 
The Universitywide COVID-19 Information Page is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and the university will provide updates as information becomes available. This page has resources for students and parents along with announcements pertaining to COVID-19, FAQs, and the operating statuses of services, facilities, and offices at Rutgers. You are encouraged to check this site frequently.

Fall 2020 Pre-Registration—Undergraduate Students
Pre-Registration for the Fall 2020 semester began on Sunday, April 19, for Rutgers–New Brunswick undergraduate students with 90+ credits and continues through Friday, May 1. Registration is by degree credits already earned. Please use this contact form to request assistanceLearn more and view the registration schedule here.

Important Diploma Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Though Commencement is currently suspended, undergraduate students who anticipate completing May 2020 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online, or via a hard copy if the deadline has been missed. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the graduation application deadline for New Brunswick undergraduates has been extended to June 1. Please note that all diplomas will be mailed. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar's Office with any questions. Furthermore, please note that completion of a diploma application does not imply that graduation requirements have been met.

Summer Session 2020 Registration—All Students
Summer Session will proceed as scheduled. Choose from over 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered online or remotely. Make progress toward a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Registration is ongoing. Learn more about Summer Session here.

Virtual Rainbow Graduation 2020—All Students
Virtual Rainbow Graduation is May 20, 2020. Rainbow Graduation is a celebration that honors the achievements of Rutgers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, non-binary, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) identified undergraduate and graduate students, and acknowledges the challenges and triumphs experienced during their academic careers. Please register by April 30, 2020 and learn more here.

Virtual Career Resources—All Students
With the shift to virtual communications across the world, the Office of Career Exploration and Success has the resources students need for their career journeys. Available resources include virtual programs, job search workshops, etiquette tips, 1-1 virtual career advising appointments, virtual drop-in resume critique sessions, Rutgers Handshake, additional online tools, and more. Students can visit the new website to explore virtual opportunities and resources here.

Apply to be a Student Residence Coordinator—All Students
The Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center is currently accepting applications for student Residence Coordinator (RC) positions. RCs provide front desk coverage on a rotating basis and support services to overnight guests, conference attendees, and meeting organizers. Compensation includes free housing and a meal plan. Learn more about the RC position and apply here.

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service–Deadline Extended to April 29—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline has been extended to April 29, 2020. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Applications for Bloustein School's Master’s Programs in Public Policy, Urban Planning, and Public Informatics–Deadline Extended to July 1—All Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy is now accepting application for Fall 2020 admission for its master’s programs in Urban Planning, Public Policy, and Public Informatics. The application deadline has been extended to July 1, 2020, for all three programs. Work experience is not required to apply to these graduate programs. Please contact recruit@ejb.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about these master’s programs and how to apply here.

April 14, 2020

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 
The Universitywide COVID-19 Information Page is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and the university will provide updates as information becomes available. This page has resources for students and parents along with announcements pertaining to COVID-19, FAQs, and the operating statuses of services, facilities, and offices at Rutgers. You are encouraged to check this site frequently.

Fall 2020 Pre-Registration—Undergraduate Students
Pre-Registration for the Fall 2020 semester begins on Sunday, April 19, at 10 p.m. for Rutgers–New Brunswick undergraduate students with 90+ credits and continues through Friday, May 1. Registration is by degree credits already earned. Please use this contact form to request assistanceLearn more and view the registration schedule here.

Important Diploma Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Though Commencement is currently suspended, undergraduate students who anticipate completing May 2020 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online, or via a hard copy if the deadline has been missed. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the graduation application deadline for New Brunswick undergraduates has been extended to June 1. Please note that all diplomas will be mailed. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar's Office with any questions. Furthermore, please note that completion of a diploma application does not imply that graduation requirements have been met.

Virtual Career Resources—All Students
With the shift to virtual communications across the world, the Office of Career Exploration and Success has the resources students need for their career journeys. Available resources include virtual programs, job search workshops, etiquette tips, 1-1 virtual career advising appointments, virtual drop-in resume critique sessions, Rutgers Handshake, additional online tools, and more. Students can visit the new website to explore virtual opportunities and resources here.

myGuest Dashboard—All Students
The myGuest Dashboard is now available. This dashboard allows students to give parents, guardians, and third parties access to view content and services related to their experience at the university, such as class schedules, financial aid awards, and their term bills. While the university is offering this service, access will not be granted without the student's permission due to the protection of student rights under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Learn more and how to sign up an authorized user here.

Summer Session 2020 Registration—All Students
Summer Session will proceed as scheduled. Choose from over 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered online or remotely. Make progress toward a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Registration is ongoing. Learn more about Summer Session here.

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service–Deadline Extended to April 29—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline has been extended to April 29, 2020. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Bloustein School's Master’s Programs in Public Policy, Urban Planning, and Public Informatics–Application Deadline Extended to July 1—All Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy is now accepting application for Fall 2020 admission for its master’s programs in Urban Planning, Public Policy, and Public Informatics. The application deadline has been extended to July 1, 2020, for all three programs. Work experience is not required to apply to these graduate programs. Please contact recruit@ejb.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about these master’s programs and how to apply here.

April 7, 2020

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 
The Universitywide COVID-19 Information Page is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and the university will provide updates as information becomes available. This page has resources for students and parents along with announcements pertaining to COVID-19, FAQs, and the operating statuses of services, facilities, and offices at Rutgers. You are encouraged to check this site frequently.

Fall 2020 Pre-Registration—Undergraduate Students
Pre-Registration for the Fall 2020 semester begins on Sunday, April 19, at 10 p.m. for Rutgers–New Brunswick undergraduate students with 90+ credits and continues through Friday, May 1. Registration is by degree credits already earned. Please use this contact form to request assistanceLearn more and view the registration schedule here.

myGuest Dashboard—All Students
The myGuest Dashboard is now available. This dashboard allows students to give parents, guardians, and third parties access to view content and services related to their experience at the university, such as class schedules, financial aid awards, and their term bills. While the university is offering this service, access will not be granted without the student's permission due to the protection of student rights under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Learn more and how to sign up an authorized user here.

Summer Session 2020 Registration—All Students
Summer Session will proceed as scheduled. Choose from over 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered online or remotely. Make progress toward a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Registration is ongoing. Learn more about Summer Session here.

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service–Deadline Extended to April 29—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline has been extended to April 29, 2020. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Important Diploma Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Though Commencement is currently suspended, undergraduate students anticipating completing May 2020 degree requirements must submit a diploma application. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar’s Office at 848-445-7000 with any questions.

March 31, 2020

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 
The Universitywide COVID-19 Information Page is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and the university will provide updates as information becomes available. This page has resources for students and parents along with announcements pertaining to COVID-19, FAQs, and the operating statuses of services, facilities, and offices at Rutgers. You are encouraged to check this site frequently.

Fall 2020 Pre-Registration—Undergraduate Students
Pre-Registration for the Fall 2020 semester begins on Sunday, April 19, at 10 p.m. for Rutgers–New Brunswick undergraduate students with 90+ credits and continues through Friday, May 1. Registration is by degree credits already earned. Please use this contact form to request assistance. Learn more and view the registration schedule here.

Financial Aid, Registrar, and Student Accounting Services—All Students
For assistance with Financial Aid, Registrar, and Student Accounting, please contact a Student Services Advisor using the following forms:

Financial Aid
Registrar
Student Accounting

Students can call Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. by using the following numbers:
Financial Aid: 848-932-7057
Student Accounting: 848-932-2254

myGuest Dashboard—All Students
The myGuest Dashboard is now available. This dashboard allows students to give parents, guardians, and third parties access to view content and services related to their experience at the university, such as class schedules, financial aid awards, and their term bills. While the university is offering this service, access will not be granted without the student's permission due to the protection of student rights under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Learn more and how to sign up an authorized user here.

Applications for the Eagleton Fellowship Program–Deadline Extended to April 3—Graduate Students
Applications are now available for the 2020–2021 Eagleton Fellowship Program in Politics and Government and is open to Rutgers graduate students in all schools on the New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden campuses. Stipends and tuition remission are available. Fellows learn about real-world American politics, government, and public affairs. Students may complete the program while pursuing a degree without interruption, and an interdisciplinary cohort and curriculum connects the fellowship experience to a chosen field of study. The application and recommendation letter deadline has been extended to April 3, 2020. Learn more about the Eagleton Fellowship Program here

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service–Deadline Extended to April 29—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline has been extended to April 29, 2020. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Important Diploma Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Though Commencement is currently suspended, undergraduate students anticipating completing May 2020 degree requirements must submit a diploma application. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar’s Office at 848-445-7000 with any questions.

March 24, 2020

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 
The Universitywide COVID-19 Information Page is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and the university will provide updates as information becomes available. This page has resources for students and parents along with announcements pertaining to COVID-19, FAQs, and the operating statuses of services, facilities, and offices at Rutgers. You are encouraged to check this site frequently.

March 10, 2020

Financial Holds—All Students
Financial holds will be placed on accounts with unpaid balances, preventing students from registering for Fall 2020. Students enrolled in tuition payment plans should ensure they are on track to satisfy spring balances before the last installment is due, and financial aid recipients should ensure all aid has been credited. View the balance of a student account here.

University Commencement Special Needs Parking Hangtag Registration Is Open—All Students
The University Commencement Office coordinates with the Rutgers Office of Disability Services to ensure that guests enjoy visiting campus on Commencement Day. For those with disabilities or requiring other accommodations for University Commencement on Sunday, May 17, 2020, parking registration is now open. Additional information for seating, alternate viewing options, traveling on campus, and more can be found on the Accessibility Information with Special Needs or Disabilities page of the University Commencement website. **Commencement is suspended. Please see related updates here.**

Make A Difference–Volunteer at University Commencement—All Students
The Office of the Secretary is seeking volunteer Ambassadors for Rutgers University’s 254th Anniversary Commencement. Ambassadors are the volunteer force that helps University Commencement to celebrate and honor the hard work and dedication of Rutgers graduates. Ambassadors who volunteer receive parking, a t-shirt, gift, recognition on the stadium video board, entry into a raffle, and breakfast. Register now to help make University Commencement an exciting day for the Class of 2020! **Commencement is suspended. Please see related updates here.**

Call for Student Workers for Rutgers Day—All Students
Students may sign up to work for Rutgers Day, which is Saturday, April 25. Various positions are available between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. for $11 per hour. Students who are interested should complete the application form. **Rutgers Day is cancelled. Please see related updates here.**

2020 Summer Session Registration—All Students
Registration for Summer Session 2020 is ongoing. Choose from more than 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered in-person, online, or at an off-campus location throughout the state. Make progress towards a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Learn more about Summer Session here.

Summer Conference Student Recruitment with Free On-Campus Housing and Pay—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students looking for summer employment are welcome to apply for a position as a Residence Life Conference Services employee. Students will receive free on-campus housing and will be paid $11/hour. Apply by March 13, 2020. Please contact the Residence Life Conference Services Office at ucs@echo.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about the position and apply here.

Applications for the LEx Leader Corps—Undergraduate Students
Students looking to hold a leadership position on campus may consider becoming a LEx LeaderLeadership and Experiential Learning is looking for passionate and driven students to help coordinate the Mark Conference, lead Alternative Breaks, or be the face of the office as an Ambassador. Each role is designed to provide hands-on leadership experience and will help develop transferable skills. The application deadline is March 24, 2020. Learn more about the LEx Leader Corps and apply here.

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline is March 25. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Applications for the Eagleton Fellowship Program Now Open to All Schools/Campuses—Graduate Students
Applications are now available for the 2020–2021 Eagleton Fellowship Program in Politics and Government and is open to Rutgers graduate students in all schools on the New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden campuses. Stipends and tuition remission are available. Fellows learn about real-world American politics, government, and public affairs. Students may complete the program while pursuing a degree, and an interdisciplinary cohort and curriculum connects the fellowship experience to a chosen field of study. The application deadline is March 27, 2020. Learn more about the Eagleton Fellowship Program here

Student Credit Available for 4th Annual Writers' Conference—All Students
Students looking to sharpen writing skills, earn 1.5 credits, and network with agents, editors, and publishers this summer are encouraged to attend the 4th Annual Writers’ Conference. The conference is held from June 5-7, 2020. Students can hear from bestselling novelists including Jane Smiley (A Thousand Acres), Billy Collins (Sailing Alone Around the Room: New & Selected Poems), and many others. Students may apply to attend the conference for free by March 13 if registering for no credits. Learn more and register here.

Important Graduation Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students anticipating completing May 2020 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online or a hard copy (PDF) if the deadline has been missed. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar’s Office at 848-445-2757 and ask for Tia Williams, or use this contact form.

Rutgers Test Preparation—Undergraduate Students
Students planning on attending graduate school can prepare for the GRE, LSAT, GMAT, or Praxis with the Rutgers Test Preparation program. Improve confidence and maximize performance to help gain admission to the graduate program of choice. Learn more about Rutgers Test Preparation here.

March 3, 2020

Financial Holds—All Students
Financial holds will be placed on accounts with unpaid balances, preventing students from registering for Fall 2020. Students enrolled in tuition payment plans should ensure they are on track to satisfy spring balances before the last installment is due, and financial aid recipients should ensure all aid has been credited. View the balance of a student account here.

Spring Break Hall Closing—All Students
Certain residence halls on the Rutgers–New Brunswick campus will close at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 13, for the beginning of Spring Break. Residence halls will re-open on Sunday, March 22, at 10 a.m. Prior to moving out, please consult and complete the closing checklist in its entirety to help ensure that all students may return to a welcoming community after break. Residence Life staff will conduct closing room checks. Students should contact their Residence Life staff with any questions. View a full list of buildings closing for break here.

University Commencement Special Needs Parking Hangtag Registration Is Open—All Students
The University Commencement Office coordinates with the Rutgers Office of Disability Services to ensure that guests enjoy visiting campus on Commencement Day. For those with disabilities or requiring other accommodations for University Commencement on Sunday, May 17, 2020, parking registration is now open. Additional information for seating, alternate viewing options, traveling on campus, and more can be found on the Accessibility Information with Special Needs or Disabilities page of the University Commencement website.

Make A Difference–Volunteer at University Commencement—All Students
The Office of the Secretary is seeking volunteer Ambassadors for Rutgers University’s 254th Anniversary Commencement. Ambassadors are the volunteer force that helps University Commencement to celebrate and honor the hard work and dedication of Rutgers graduates. Ambassadors who volunteer receive parking, a t-shirt, gift, recognition on the stadium video board, entry into a raffle, and breakfast. Register now to help make University Commencement an exciting day for the Class of 2020!

Call for Student Workers for Rutgers Day—All Students
Students may sign up to work for Rutgers Day, which is Saturday, April 25. Various positions are available between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. for $11 per hour. Students who are interested should complete the application form.

2020 Summer Session Registration—All Students
Registration for Summer Session 2020 is ongoing. Choose from more than 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered in-person, online, or at an off-campus location throughout the state. Make progress towards a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Learn more about Summer Session here.

SMLR Human Resource Management Undergraduate Majors and Master’s Program—All Students
The School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR) Human Resource Management (HRM) Department is currently accepting students for the undergraduate major and minor. Details about the bachelor's program can be found here. Applications are also being accepted for the HRM master’s program. There will be an information session for both programs on Thursday, March 5, from 5-7 p.m. in the Gathering Lounge of the Livingston Student Center. Learn more about the open house here.

The Residential Student Experience Survey—Undergraduate Students
Help Residence Life enhance the on-campus living experience by completing the Residential Student Experience Survey. Students who complete the survey before March 10 will be entered to win one of twelve $50 Amazon gift cards. Students should check their emails for the survey link.

Summer Conference Student Recruitment with Free On-Campus Housing and Pay—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students looking for summer employment are welcome to apply for a position as a Residence Life Conference Services employee. Students will receive free on-campus housing and will be paid $11/hour. Apply by March 13, 2020. Please contact the Residence Life Conference Services Office at ucs@echo.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about the position and apply here.

Applications for the LEx Leader Corps—Undergraduate Students
Students looking to hold a leadership position on campus may consider becoming a LEx LeaderLeadership and Experiential Learning is looking for passionate and driven students to help coordinate the Mark Conference, lead Alternative Breaks, or be the face of the office as an Ambassador. Each role is designed to provide hands-on leadership experience and will help develop transferable skills. The application deadline is March 24, 2020. Learn more about the LEx Leader Corps and apply here.

Spring 2020 SAS Major & Minor Fair—All Students
The School of Arts and Sciences (SAS) is hosting their Major & Minor Fair on Wednesday, March 25, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Livingston Student Center. Students have the opportunity to speak with representatives from different academic departments, programs, student services offices, and more. Registration for Fall 2020 courses is coming soon, and meeting with an academic advisor within SAS or a prospective major or minor can help with registration preparations. Learn more about the fair here

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline is March 25. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Applications for the Eagleton Fellowship Program Now Open to All Schools/Campuses—Graduate Students
Applications are now available for the 2020–2021 Eagleton Fellowship Program in Politics and Government and is open to Rutgers graduate students in all schools on the New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden campuses. Stipends and tuition remission are available. Fellows learn about real-world American politics, government, and public affairs. Students may complete the program while pursuing a degree, and an interdisciplinary cohort and curriculum connects the fellowship experience to a chosen field of study. The application deadline is March 27, 2020. Learn more about the Eagleton Fellowship Program here

Student Credit Available for 4th Annual Writers' Conference—All Students
Students looking to sharpen writing skills, earn 1.5 credits, and network with agents, editors, and publishers this summer are encouraged to attend the 4th Annual Writers’ Conference. The conference is held from June 5-7, 2020. Students can hear from bestselling novelists including Jane Smiley (A Thousand Acres), Billy Collins (Sailing Alone Around the Room: New & Selected Poems), and many others. Students may apply to attend the conference for free by March 13 if registering for no credits. Learn more and register here.

Important Graduation Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students anticipating completing May 2020 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online or a hard copy (PDF) if the deadline has been missed. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar’s Office at 848-445-2757 and ask for Tia Williams, or use this contact form.

February 25, 2020

Rutgers Day Program Submission Deadline Extended—All Students
The Rutgers Day program submission period is now open. All academic and administrative units, student clubs and organizations, and performance groups are encouraged to submit a program and participate in the largest annual outreach event the university offers. Rutgers Day is on Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and programs must be submitted by February 26. Visit the Rutgers Day website by logging in with a NetID to submit a program, review guidelines and policies, and download marketing materials to promote activities.

2020 Summer Session Registration—All Students
Registration for Summer Session 2020 has begun. Choose from more than 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered in-person, online, or at an off-campus location throughout the state. Make progress towards a degree, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Learn more about Summer Session here.

SMLR Human Resource Management Undergraduate Majors and Master’s Program—All Students
The School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR) Human Resource Management (HRM) Department is currently accepting students for the undergraduate major and minor. Details about the bachelor's program can be found here. Applications are also being accepted for the HRM master’s program. There will be an information session for both programs on Thursday, March 5, from 5-7 p.m. in the Gathering Lounge of the Livingston Student Center. Learn more about the open house here.

The Residential Student Experience Survey—Undergraduate Students
Help Residence Life enhance the on-campus living experience by completing the Residential Student Experience Survey. Students who complete the survey before March 10 will be entered to win one of twelve $50 Amazon gift cards. Students should check their emails for the survey link.

Rutgers Internship Excellence Awards—Undergraduate Students
The Rutgers Internship Excellence Awards, sponsored by the Office of Career Exploration and Success, was established to help recognize the outstanding contributions of Rutgers–New Brunswick undergraduate interns. Winners will be recognized at the Career Knights of Distinction awards dinner on Thursday, April 30, and also receive a $200 award. The application deadline is March 1, 2020. Learn more and about how to apply here.

Applications for the Rutgers Law 3+3 Program (Bachelor’s/J.D. Dual Degree)—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students considering law school can complete the Rutgers Law 3+3 Program in just six years, instead of the usual seven years to earn an undergraduate and law degree. The program is open to students across all Rutgers campuses who complete the application process by March 1 of their third undergraduate year. More information about the 3+3 Program can be found here. Please contact Rutgers Law School admissions at admissions@law.rutgers.edu with any questions.

Summer Conference Student Recruitment with Free On-Campus Housing and Pay—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students looking for summer employment are welcome to apply for a position as a Residence Life Conference Services employee. Students will receive free on-campus housing and will be paid $11/hour. Apply by March 13, 2020. Please contact the Residence Life Conference Services Office at ucs@echo.rutgers.edu with any questions. Learn more about the position and apply here.

Applications for the LEx Leader Corps—Undergraduate Students
Students looking to hold a leadership position on campus may consider becoming a LEx LeaderLeadership and Experiential Learning is looking for passionate and driven students to help coordinate the Mark Conference, lead Alternative Breaks, or be the face of the office as an Ambassador. Each role is designed to provide hands-on leadership experience and will help develop transferable skills. The application deadline is March 24, 2020. Learn more about the LEx Leader Corps and apply here.

Applications for the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship in Public Service—Undergraduate Students
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy has established the Ralph W. Voorhees Fellowship Program in Public Service to honor Mr. Voorhees' commitment to community service. Each year, the school selects undergraduates from any major at Rutgers–New Brunswick who are dedicated to civic engagement. Fellows receive $5,000 and participate in a credit-bearing partnership with community organizations. The application deadline is March 25. Learn more about the fellowship program and apply here.

Applications for the Eagleton Fellowship Program Now Open to All Schools/Campuses—Graduate Students
Applications are now available for the 2020–2021 Eagleton Fellowship Program in Politics and Government and is open to Rutgers graduate students in all schools on the New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden campuses. Stipends and tuition remission are available. Fellows learn about real-world American politics, government, and public affairs. Students may complete the program while pursuing a degree, and an interdisciplinary cohort and curriculum connects the fellowship experience to a chosen field of study. The application deadline is March 27, 2020. Learn more about the Eagleton Fellowship Program here

Student Credit Available for 4th Annual Writers' Conference—All Students
Students looking to sharpen writing skills, earn 1.5 credits, and network with agents, editors, and publishers this summer are encouraged to attend the 4th Annual Writers’ Conference. The conference is held from June 5-7, 2020. Students can hear from bestselling novelists including Jane Smiley (A Thousand Acres), Billy Collins (Sailing Alone Around the Room: New & Selected Poems), and many others. Students may apply to attend the conference for free by March 13 if registering for no credits. Learn more and register here.

Important Graduation Information (May 2020)—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students anticipating completing May 2020 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online or a hard copy (PDF) if the deadline has been missed. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar’s Office at 848-445-2757 and ask for Tia Williams, or use this contact form.