Welcome Week 2019
Welcome to the 2019-2020 Rutgers University-Newark academic year!
Here's a look at some of the events to help jumpstart the new year and welcome new members to the RU-N community:
- Soccer Fest
- Midnight Madness
- Undocumented Students Welcome Reception
- Brick City Classic
- RU-N for Resources Fair
- Intercultural Resources Center Open House
- Monday Night Football Tailgate
- Peer Advisors for Veteran Education
- Student Organization Showcase
- One Night, Four Receptions
- Clement's Place Fall Opening Concert
- Halsey Street Festival
- Glow Carnival
- Peer Connection Kick-Off
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Cheer on your Scarlet Raiders men's and women's soccer teams. Free t-shirts and pizza!
Students: Join us for free food, music, games, and prizes including an iPad. Bring your own towel.
We're celebrating incoming and returning Dreamers at our inaugural Undocu Welcome Reception. Students and their families are invited to share a meal, learn about RU-N's services and support, and connect with your peers and allies.
Show your Scarlet Raiders spirit at this men's soccer doubleheader!
Sept. 9, Samuels Plaza and Robeson Center Student Street
Explore resources and services provided by departments across campus, plus giveaways, music and fun.
Sept. 9, Conklin Hall
Visit the Intercultural Resources Center, learn about new events and services, and meet the staff while participating in trivia games.
Sept. 9, Stonsby Commons
Enjoy all your favorite tailgate foods as you watch the season-opening MNF game.
Sept. 10, Robeson Center Monmouth Room 237
The PAVE team and the Office of Veteran Affairs welcomes incoming veteran and military students with an introduction to vital campus resources.
Sept. 11, Samuels Plaza and Robeson Center Student Street
Learn how you can get involved and meet representatives from student organizations on campus.
Join the Paul Robeson Galleries at Express Newark and the Paul Robeson Campus Center for the opening of four art exhibitions plus a 3D food printing demostration.
Clement’s Place is a venue for jazz and music events on the campus of Rutgers-Newark. Admission is free unless noted. Join us for the season-opening concert featuring the Bradford Hayes Quartet.
Experience all the buzz of Newark at one street festival! Explore local businesses, get a taste of the culinary scene, play games with the Devils and Red Bulls, and get artsy with the Newark Museum plus giveaways and live music.
Sept. 12, Samuels Plaza
Students: Come out to the Plaza for the annual Glow in the Dark Carnival featuring LED games, mini golf, laser tag, food, music and more.
Peer Connection is a way for incoming students to get involved on campus, make friends, and network with upper-class students, faculty, and staff.