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Giving Day

How You Can Help

Spread the Word!

Let your friends, family, students, and coworkers know about the impact these funds have on our students and ask them to spread the word as well. Share Giving Day social media posts from our student affairs departments.

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You can read about our work, learn about our funds, and choose a fund below to support. You can also check out some of our stories to see how our work affects students.

Student Affairs Funds You Can Support

AACC group photoAsian American Cultural Center Programs Fund

We need your help to meet our goal to raise $3,000 to support our Mentor & Mentee Program which pairs incoming first-year and transfer students with student mentors who help them adjust to the academic year and engage in our Asian, Pacific Islander, Desi (American) community.

Support AACC

CLAC group photoCenter for Latino Arts and Culture Fund

Help us reach our goal to raise $1,200 to help advance students’ ability to PREPARE, ADVANCE AND SUCCEED while promoting Latino/a, Hispanic, Caribbean, and Latin American arts and culture.

Support CLAC 


SJE group photoCenter for Social Justice and LGBT Communities Excellence Fund

Help us reach our goal to raise $3,200 to support our DIVERSITY PEER EDUCATOR PROGRAM which trains students to educate their peers on topics of diversity, inclusion, and social justice

Support SJE 


Group of people laughingRites of Passage Ceremony Support Fund

Help us reach our goal to raise $2,000 to ensure the Rites of Passage Ceremony can continue celebrating Black and Latinx-identified graduates and honoring the networks of support that help them succeed.

Support Rites of Passage Ceremony


CAPS buildingCounseling, ADAP and Psychiatric Services Fund (New Brunswick)

In the midst of a global pandemic, racial reckoning, and mounting economic uncertainty, mental health support is vital for our students’ overall success, NOW MORE THAN EVER. Help us reach our goal to raise $1,000 to offer additional counseling services students to not only survive college life this year, but to THRIVE.

Support Counseling Services


Group of studentsStudent Emergency Fund-New Brunswick

Help ensure we can provide the safety net students need to push through unforeseen financial crises and persist in their studies.

Support the Student Emergency Fund 


Students holding signsViolence Prevention and Victim Assistance Fund 

Help us reach our goal to raise $1,000 for our SURVIVOR SUPPORT INITIATIVE, which provides crisis intervention and trauma support for student survivors of violence and all types of crime. 

Support VPVA 

Financial support from alumni, parents, and friends help us create the innovative learning opportunities that challenge students to be their best at Rutgers and beyond. Below are just a few of the ways your financial gift can make a difference.

How Our Work Impacts Students