Community Engagement

Anchor Institution

RU-N is a remarkably diverse, urban, public research university that is not just in Newark but of Newark—an anchor of our home city.

Community Engagement

A detailed look at our partnerships and outreach.

Recognizing Our Contributions

RU-N has been named to the President’s 2015 Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for making “meaningful, measureable outcomes" in our community. Learn more about the Honor Roll at


Office of University-Community Partnerships

The focal point for coordinating a variety of outreach and community partnerships.

African-American Alzheimer's Awareness & Brain Health Initiative

A community/Rutgers University-Newark partnership to educate citizens about preventing Alzheimer's disease.