April 9, 2019


Fall 2019 Pre-Registration Has Begun—Undergraduate Students
Registration for the Fall 2019 term has begun for Rutgers–New Brunswick undergraduate students and continues through Friday, April 19. Registration is by degree credits already earned. The last day to withdraw from the university for spring 2019 is April 22. Please email studenthelp@registrar.edu for additional information, or learn more here.

On-Campus Meningitis B Vaccination Clinics—Undergraduate Students
All undergraduate students are strongly recommended to be fully vaccinated against meningitis B. The university will host on-campus vaccination clinics during April and May. The last vaccination clinic for the month of April is Tuesday, April 9, from 12-8 p.m. at the Cook Student Center. Students can also visit their local healthcare provider or pharmacy, or make an appointment with Rutgers Student Health (by calling 848-732-7402 or visiting nbstudenthealthportal.rutgers.edu). If students are unsure of their MenB vaccination status, students should check with their primary health provider or the Rutgers Immunization Portal. Learn more here.

Volunteers Needed for University Commencement—All Students
The Office of the Secretary is seeking students to volunteer as Commencement Ambassadors for Rutgers University's 253rd Anniversary Commencement on Sunday, May 19, 2019. Co-workers, friends, neighbors, and family members may also volunteer. All Ambassadors receive event training, a Commencement T-shirt, a branded Rutgers duffle bag as a thank-you gift, a breakfast buffet before Commencement, snacks, entry into a volunteer raffle, and the satisfaction of making the day even better for Rutgers' newest alumni. A few hours of volunteering helps make this event a special experience for the Rutgers Class of 2019. Learn more and register here.

University Commencement Parking Hangtag Registration Is Open—All Students
University Commencement will take place on Sunday, May 19, 2019, at HighPoint.com Stadium on the Busch Campus. With more than 50,000 people expected on campuses in Piscataway and New Brunswick, parking on campus will be limited. Therefore, graduating students must register to receive up to two free parking hangtags for themselves and their families or guests. Registration for parking hangtags is now open. Learn more here.

Important Graduation Information—Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate students who anticipate completing May 2019 degree requirements must apply for graduation by submitting a diploma application online. Please contact the Undergraduate Registrar’s Office at 848-445-2757 and ask for Monica Licourt or Michael Rusen, or email diplomas@registrar.rutgers.edu with any concerns about a diploma application. Please note that completion of a diploma application does not imply that graduation requirements have been met.

Rutgers Libraries Survey—All Students
Rutgers University Libraries invites all Rutgers students to participate in an important library quality improvement survey. Participants can enter to win 1 of 10 technology prizes. The survey closes on April 12 and can be accessed here.

Apply for Student Residence Coordinator Position—All Students
The Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center is currently accepting applications for our student Resident Coordinator positions. Resident Coordinator's provide front desk coverage on a rotating basis and is provided free housing. You can learn more about this opportunity and apply here.

Participants Needed for Study on Dating Violence and Stalking—All Students
The Center on Violence Against Women and Children (VAWC) at the School of Social Work is conducting a campus-wide study concerning dating violence and stalking. Students who are 18 or over and have experienced dating violence (controlling, abusive, or aggressive behavior) or stalking since coming to Rutgers and have not sought services from the Office of Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance or have not shared the experience with any services at Rutgers are encouraged to take part in this confidential and individual interview and study. Interested students should email campusclimatestudy@ssw.rutgers.edu. Participants receive $25 cash for time and participation.

2019 Summer Session Registration—All Students
Registration for Summer Session 2019 is ongoing. Choose from more than 2,500 courses in a wide range of subjects, offered in-person, online, or at off-campus locations throughout the state. Make progress towards graduation, improve a GPA, or fulfill a prerequisite this summer. Learn more here.

Did You Know

Did you know that Rutgers Day is Saturday, April 27? Rutgers Day is a free day-long event where you can explore your state university. Experience hands-on learning activities, enjoy entertaining stage performances, and see exhibitions and demonstrations hosted by our accomplished professors, staff, and students! Learn more here.