Office of Communications


The Office of Communications reports to the R U-N Chancellor’s office.The department manages many aspects of communications for R U-N, including the core website, media relations, publications, selected special events  and community engagement projects. Members of our staff work collaboratively with other campus administrators and faculty members to advance R U-N’s excellence in teaching, research and service. Our portfolio includes the following:

Web Communications and Social Media

  • Oversight, development and maintenance of R U-N's core website,
  • Consultation and training for R U-N schools and departments in best practices and project management for web communications
  • Social media connections for faculty, staff, alumni and friends.

Media Relations

  • We work with media representatives from local, national and international media outlets to promote RU-N teaching, research and service excellence. (Newscenter)
  • We provide consultation and support for faculty and staff working with the media.
  • Working with the media - Tips from the Office of Communications
  • We work with Rutgers University Communications and Marketing to promote the university.

Who We Are:

We tell stories…your stories – stories about the people and places that give life to this great institution and city. Through print, web, and social media, we connect you to what’s happening within our walls and across the seas. We’re a hub for your communications needs at Rutgers University-Newark.
Click here to see the full staff and media liaison list

Print and Digital 

For more information and to view our Print and Digital work click here

Special Projects

For more information on our special projects click here.

Resources and Consultation:

Are you working on a communications project? Need a photo for your website or brochure? Need help finding a vendor? Or do you just want a critical eye on your work? We can help with any of these! For more information on our Resources and Consultation click here.

Click here if you know of an inspiring story at Rutgers-Newark that we should feature

Click here for Request for Service form


Work With Us!

The Rutgers-Newark Office of Communications is looking for student producers. Do you have experience with photography, videography, editing, graphic design, writing, or social media? Do what you love and get paid. Click here to email your resume.

Contact Us

Blumenthal Hall, Rm 210
249 University Avenue
Newark, NJ 07102
973 353-5262 | fax: 973 353-1050