Rutgers is located in an exciting, fast-paced area of the country that is within easy travel distance of New York City, Philadelphia, Washington, and Boston, and our campuses are full of culturally diverse entertainment, dining, and learning options. Learn about our resources for housing, transportation, recreation, dining, childcare and campus employment as well as activities both on and off-campus.
A member of the Big Ten Athletic Conference, the university has a thriving squad of sports fans cheering on our Scarlet Knights. The Big Ten Academic Alliance also provides opportunities for graduate students to expand their horizons. To learn more
As one of the nation’s most diverse universities, Rutgers draws strength from the rich variety of perspectives and life experiences represented in our community. Our core values illustrate how we advance, promote, and nurture an inclusive environment. There is a food pantry for students dealing with food insecurity and we offer services for students with a disability as well as veterans. To learn more
Rutgers encourages the intellectual exchange of ideas that enrich personal development, life skills, leadership and global citizenship. Rutgers cultivates collaborative partnerships across disciplines, cohorts, and departments where wellness, academic excellence, evolving identities, and life pursuits intersect. Your well-being is of the utmost importance to us and we offer many resources to help keep your life in balance. To learn more about wellness and counseling services
We also have many opportunities for graduate students coming from diverse backgrounds. To learn more