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.

10/16/2015 (All day) — Have What It Takes? Become a McNair Scholar!
Are you a current Sophomore or Junior? Interested in research? Graduate school? 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 2016 cohort. The services provided are designed to prepare participants who demonstrate strong academic potential with research and scholarship... Continued
12/03/2015 - 3:20pm — Financial Fitness
Financial Fitness
Do your financial muscles need a little flexing? In the Financially Fit workshop, Academic Coach Bryannah, will provide you with proactive, useful information to help you reach your short and long term goals. Workshop topics include financial styles, budgeting, saving, and understanding your loans. Ms. Bryannah Fearon received her Bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University in New... Continued
02/20/2016 - 10:00am — Bernard Fein Scholarship Walk
On Saturday, February 20, 2016 the TRiO Rutgers Upward Bound & Upward Bound Math-Science Programs will host the annual Bernard Fein Scholarship walk to provide c/o 20156graduating seniors college book stipends. This year 45 seniors from New Brunswick, Plainfield, and Perth Amboy High Schools will receive scholarships with the funds raised from the support and participation of students,... 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

Rutgers McNair Goes to Massachusetts !

In a few sincere words, McNair scholar, Isamar Hernandez, gave a great description of the Graduate School Tour (September 13-15, 2015) that took place just a few weeks ago. She stated,  “A trip out of the state with people who have the same goal as I do, is already a recipe for a... Continued

McNair Alumnae Yomaira Figueroa receives SITPA Fellowship

Yomaira Figueroa, a former McNair scholar, is on the rise. After earning her B.A. in English, Latino & Hispanic Caribbean Studies, and Women’s and Gender Studies at Rutgers University, she has earned her Ph.D. and M.A. in Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. A... Continued