Welcome to Rutgers

New Student Orientation

Monday, August 24, 2020
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Multipurpose Room, College Avenue Student Center, CAC


Tuesday, August 25, 2020
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Multipurpose Room, College Avenue Student Center, CAC

Please note that you need only attend one of the above dates. It is the same orientation held twice for your convenience.

With more than 50,000 students in New Brunswick/Piscataway, adjusting to Rutgers can take a bit of time. To assist you we've compiled links to the most frequently used services for new students. In addition, a printable list of useful contacts is available, and further information may be found on our Information for Current Students section.

The PowerPoints from the orientation are available here.


Academics Student Services
Academic Integrity Career Services
Academic Policies & Procedures Counseling, ADAP & Psychiatric Services
Computing Disabilities Office
The Inter-University Doctoral Consortium Financial Aid
Libraries GradFund
Student Life Graduate English Language Learners
Banking Health Care
Bookstore Health Insurance
Campus Buses Health Services
Campus Map ID Cards
Dining Services International Student & Scholar Services
Downtown New Brunswick LGBT Support
Emergency Notification System (ENS) Recreation
Graduate Student Association (GSA) Registrar
Housing, Off-campus Rutgers Information
Housing, On-campus Student Accounting
International Student Life Tuition and Fees
Parking Permits Tuition Installment Plan
Public Safety