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, A321
Livingston Campus
Phone: (848) 445-3100
Fax: (732) 445-1488

Postal Address:
Ronald E. McNair Program
54 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Lucy Stone Hall, A321
Piscataway, NJ 08854

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

08/08/2016 (All day) — Have What It Takes? Become a McNair Scholar!
Are you a current Sophomore or Junior? Interested an advanced degree? The Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement Program, a nationally recognized program funded by the U.S. Department of Education, is now accepting applications for our 2017 cohort. The services provided are designed to prepare participants who demonstrate strong academic potential and scholarship skills necessary for... Continued
11/04/2016 - 8:30am — McNair Workshop: Financial Literacy (Current Scholars Only)
Many college students across the country are not "financially literate." Students are not equipped with the necessary knowledge about loans, debt, credit, money management, and more. "Too many students borrow way more than they will ever be able to repay later in life" (The Financial Literacy Gap Costs College Students Thousands, This McNair Workshop: Financial... Continued
01/27/2017 - 2:00pm — Welcome Back McNair Scholars Spring 2017!
Our McNair Welcome Back Spring 2017 will be held 2:00pm-4:00pm on Friday, January 27, 2017. As seniors will await from graduate school decisions and or attend interviews for graduate programs, and while juniors continue to conduct research - This is the time to plan next steps, cross off achieved goals, and set a new goal plan.This session is meant as a... Continued
05/01/2017 - 4:00pm — McNair Senior Recognition Banquet
On Monday, May 1, 2017 at 4:00pm in Livingston Dining Commons, the McNair Annual Senior recognition will celebrate and recognize the achievements of 22 graduating seniors for their hard work, accomplishments and graduation from Rutgers University. We will also celebrate their acceptances into prestigious institutions including Columbia University, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, University... Continued

24th Annual California McNair Scholars Symposium: The Scholars' Experience

Rutgers University McNair Scholars, Andres Villegas and Alexis Clavijo, attendend The University of California at Berkeley, 24th Annual California McNair Schoalrs Symposium in California from August 4 to August 7, 2016. It was a phenomenal opportunity for these scholars to present... Continued

McNair Scholar's Experience: NOVUS Summit at the United Nations

Cindy Le, a current McNair Scholar, tells her experience at NOVUS Summit. "I had the privilege of attending the first NOVUS Summit at the United Nations on July 17, 2016. The purpose of the NOVUS Summit was to promote the collaboration between the fields of... Continued

Kesia Sommerville 1st Place Winner at 3rd Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference

Kesia Sommerville a Ronald E. McNair Scholar and student of the Douglass Residential College and Rutgers Business School- New Brunswick, is the first place winner in the Undergraduate Research Competition at the 3rd Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference in Atlanta, GA... Continued