Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program

Contact Us

If you would like to visit our offices to learn more about pursuing a doctorate degree you can find us at:

Lucy Stone Hall, A316
Livingston Campus
Phone: (848) 445-3090
Fax: (732) 445-1488

Postal Address:
Ronald E. McNair Program
54 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Lucy Stone Hall, A316
Piscataway, NJ

Our office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm.

04/25/2014 - 10:30am — Aresty Research Symposium
Student presents her research poster at the McNair Summer Research Institute Symposium 2013.
Each spring, the Aresty Research Center hosts a University-wide Research Symposium, open to undergraduate students engaged in research at Rutgers from all disciplines. Current McNair Scholars will present their research posters at the 10th Annual Aresty Research Symposium on April 25th to the larger Rutgers community - including faculty, students, administrators, and visitors, in celebration of... Continued
05/02/2014 - 10:00am — McNair Faculty Mentor/Student Orientation
The Faculty/Student Orientation Breakfast is to welcome the Summer 2014 Faculty Mentors working with our newly admitted McNair Cohort and review expectations and policies for the Summer Research Institute. We will be meeting at 10:00 a.m. in Livingston AB Dining Commons. The faculty mentor portion of the program will take place first, followed by a student orientation. Please RSVP with your... Continued
05/02/2014 - 3:00pm — Graduate Student Panel
During this open event, co-sponsored by Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society, Kaplan will provide a brief overview about graduate school admissions and the GRE, followed by a graduate student panel of former McNair Scholars and current Rutgers students currently enrolled in doctoral programs in various disciplines, including Psychology, Sociology, Biology and Mathematics. Students will have... Continued
05/06/2014 - 12:00pm — McNair Senior Recognition Luncheon
Student addresses the audience
The McNair Program Senior Recognition Luncheon, held annually in early May, is a wonderful opportunity to showcase the success of the graduating class of McNair Scholars and highlight their future academic endeavors. All McNair scholars, as well as program staff, faculty mentors and Rutgers administrators will celebrate the acceptances our students have received from graduate programs across the... Continued

McNair Scholar Ashley Mena Attends Ivy Plus Symposium

Ashley Mena presents at Ivy Plus Symposium
Ashley Mena, a junior in the Bloustein School of Planning & Public Policy, recently presented her research on Food Security in Paterson, New Jersey, conducted with Dr. Kathe Newman, at the 2nd Annual Ivy Plus Symposium in Cambridge, MA. The three-day conference took place on Harvard... Continued

SAS EOF & McNair Scholar Receives Full Funding & Phi Beta Kappa

Student Spotlight - Nadia Schuman
Nadia Schuman, a graduating senior Psychology major, and a SAS-EOF and McNair Program Scholar at Rutgers, has recently been accepted into Binghamton University's Behavioral Neuroscience Ph.D. Program with a SUNY Doctoral Diversity Fellowship for her first year and a Clark Diversity... Continued

EOF, SSS, McNair Scholar Receives Prestigious NIH T32 Fellowship

Outstanding McNair Scholar - Gurneet Sangha
Gurneet Sangha, will be graduating this May, and entering a Ph.D. program in Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University, where he has been awarded a prestigious NIH T32 Training Fellowship for 5 years of full funding to conduct research on the impact of diabetes on the cardiovascular... Continued