Be a Part of This Moment

This is an exciting time for the university, with substantial developments at every turn: new construction, entry in the Big Ten, membership in the Big Ten Academic Alliance, creation of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, and the recent 250th Anniversary celebrations.

Together, they form a Rutgers of unprecedented size, excellence, capacity, and reach. Be a part of it, stay involved.


If you have a question about alumni services, visit the RUAA website or contact the Department of Alumni Relations at or 848-932-7061.

Paul Robeson, Yearbook Image, 1919

A Centennial Alumni Anniversary

Paul Robeson, Class of 1919

Robeson is one of the university's most distinguished alumni. As a student at Rutgers College from 1915-1919, Robeson excelled in both academics and athletics. After graduating from Rutgers, he earned a law degree from Columbia University, became a lauded actor and entertainer, and took up the mantle as an unwavering advocate for human rights. 

In 2019, the university community will mark the centennial anniversary of Paul Robeson's graduation from Rutgers College in 1919 with a variety of events and activities. We invite you to learn more about Robeson's legacy.

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Rutgers Magazine Spring 2018 Issue

Read about the scholars at Rutgers who have lent their expertise to the women’s movement.

Take a look at portraits by painter Jordan Casteel, a professor at Rutgers–Newark, who is getting rave reviews.

Trot the globe with the father-and-daughter team that has run marathons on all seven continents.

And learn why today’s youth, given the causes and means, could be the fount of tomorrow’s political activism.

Find it all in the Spring 2018 issue of Rutgers Magazine online.