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The Rutgers Experience

Discover Rutgers, and discover yourself. Whether you’re seeking that classic, diverse, big-time university experience, or looking for a stellar education in a more close-knit setting. Whether you want to change the world or just find out where you belong in it, you’ll find a home at Rutgers.

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As one of the nation’s most diverse universities, Rutgers draws strength from the rich variety of perspectives and life experiences of our beloved community. 

Read about the university's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Learn more about diversity initiatives at Rutgers locations in New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden.

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Rutgers has student-athletes at all levels. Whether it’s at the NCAA level, or at the less intensive club or recreational levels, students who want to pursue athletics at Rutgers have many opportunities at each of the university’s locations.

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Show Your Pride

On game day, on exam day, on any day—Rutgers students (and alumni) proudly wear scarlet and black. Find something that matches your personal style, or a great gift for someone else, and show off your Rutgers pride.

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Uniquely New Jersey

New Jersey is a unique place, and Rutgers represents its home well. Just like the state, the University of New Jersey® is a diverse melting pot of people from all over the world. The New Jersey economy is strongly linked to the success of the industries here, which employ Rutgers graduates at all levels. 

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