Rutgers–Newark is a leading urban research university that leverages diversity and high-impact scholarship to cultivate the talent essential to transform communities and change the world.
The university community is committed to the idea that smarter solutions are revealed when a diversity of cultures, identities, and perspectives co-exist. In this unique ecosystem, Rutgers–Newark develops students who grow into agents of transformation, not only in their own lives, but in the communities they serve.
- Fuels an engine of economic prosperity and social mobility for diverse new generations of change-makers
- Leverages the “diversity bonus” to create the better, smarter solutions that result when people of many backgrounds tackle problems together
- Increases educational access and pools ideas and resources across the public, private, and nonprofit sectors to create more sustainable, equitable communities
- Spurs collaboration and learning about what it means to live and work across the differences that divide us