Office of the Dean
of Student Life
Letter from the Dean
Welcome to Rutgers University Newark, we’re delighted that you’ve decided to join the Rutgers family! Rutgers University Newark is a dynamic urban research institution anchored in one of our country’s most progressive and culturally diverse cities. Rated the most Diverse University for the past 18 years, Rutgers Newark is the home to more than 70 different cultural communities. In addition, we’re proud to be a part of a community of public and private sector agencies actively involved in the progress of Newark and surrounding communities. These partnerships and our institution’s identity uniquely position us to provide you with a student life experience that will prepare you to become competitive professionals within a global job market.
The Paul Robeson Campus Center staff is a collective of talented student life professionals actively working to facilitate a student-centered experience that challenges and supports you during your college experience. Through our efforts we strive to promote and facilitate programming initiatives that encourage the interaction of faculty, staff, and students outside of the classroom. In addition, we are committed to designing a programming calendar and providing services that contribute to the holistic development of our student leaders and employees. Our goal is to prepare and encourage our students to be social change agents, good citizens, and committed alumni.
The Paul Robeson Campus Center is at the heart of our campus community and a corner stone in the delivery of the Rutgers Newark student experience. Whether you’re dining in one of our points of service, attending our events or studying in a student lounge, we’re confident that the connections you’ll make will have a life changing impact on your collegiate career.
The Paul Robeson Campus Center is your home away from home.