Spotlight

Student Access and Educational Equity welcomes you back to Rutgers University – New Brunswick for the 2017-2018 Academic Year. We hope that the new year brings both new hope and renewed enthusiasm for the year ahead. We anticipate that you had a rewarding and enjoyable break and that you are ready for new challenges and opportunities. As we begin the new semester, we have the opportunity to welcome new students, renew acquaintances, and celebrate our accomplishments.  This summer SAEE hosted over 500 students through the summer programs within the School of Arts and Sciences EOF Program, the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences EOF Program, Upward Bound & Upward Bound Math-... Continued
Open Advising Walk-In Hours! Welcome to campus for the 2017-2018 year!  Student Support Services  provide in-person, individual advising for students who are first in their family to attend college here at Rutgers – New Brunswick. Advisors will be available for walk-in advising throughout the add/drop period on the Livingston Campus. Walk-in advising is available for questions on a variety of topics, including but not limited to: Financial Aid and FAFSA Course Scheduling Graduation & Exit Planning Financial Preparation Academic Support Personal... Continued
SAS EOF would like to shoutout Yasmen Baidoun and congratulate her for being recognized at the Rutgers University Undergraduate Research Writing Conference for an essay she wrote titled, "Gender-Based Pricing: A Modern Form of Discrimination". It is always a pleasure and honor to see our scholars working hard and achieving greatness! Please take a minute to read below to get to know this wonderful scholar and her inspiration for writing the essay. "I am currently a second-yea...r student double majoring in Health Administration and Human Resource Management. When not in class, I serve as a Peer Leadership Mentor to first-year students through the Department of Leadership &... Continued
Joshua Tedesco, current McNair Scholar (Cohort 2015) & LSAMP Scholar, shares his experience at Materials Science and Technology Conference 2016 - “Thanks to financial assistance provided by the McNair program, I was able to attend Materials Science and Technology Conference 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah. This is one of the biggest conferences in the world, for a materials engineer like myself, and I made a ton of amazing connections. After winning the local contest (at Rutgers University- New Brunswick), I was able to compete in the Material Advantage National Student Contest against America’s top Materials Science Engineering schools. After winning the... Continued
Rutgers University McNair Scholars, Andres Villegas and Alexis Clavijo attendend, The University of California at Berkeley 24th Annual California McNair Scholars Symposium in California from August 4 to August 7, 2016. It was a phenomenal opportunity for these scholars to present their research projects in an academic venue over a course of four days before an audience of academics and graduate program representatives. Read the scholars' experiences below. Andres Villegas, Rutgers University McNair Scholar, Cohort 2016 states: "My trip to the University of California, Berkeley served not only as the location for my presentation but affirmed the mission I have set... Continued

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