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Rutgers University–Newark

Leveraging Diversity as an Anchor Institution

Rutgers University–Newark utilized the diversity strategic planning process as an opportunity to revisit and extend the RU–N strategic plan, “Where Opportunity Meets Excellence.”

Signature Initiatives

Learn more about new and ongoing initiatives that help forward Rutgers–Newark's diversity goals.

The RU–N to the TOP program provides a “last-dollar” financial aid award that covers the cost of in-state tuition and mandatory fees. 

RU–N Dialogue platform aims to foster conversation in this time of division, it will help document and extend the conversations emerging from the Dialogue in a Time of Fracture project.

HLLC is an innovative RU–N initiative that considers anew the notions of talent and excellence by revolutionizing honors, cultivating talent, and engaging communities.

The P3 Collaboratory for Pedagogy, Professional Development, and Publicly-Engaged Scholarship at Rutgers University–Newark focuses on institutional interventions that support holistic faculty development over the lifecycle of an academic career. 

The Intercultural Resource Center (IRC) is the space where you can explore your multiple identities within the Rutgers University–Newark community.