The RU-1st Alliance is a network designed to enhance access and support for first-generation students at Rutgers-New Brunswick.

Student Support Services

Join SSS to maximize the benefits of your Rutgers experience

Paul Robeson Leadership Institute

The first Rutgers University Institute to honor one of the most distinguished alumni.

Student Access & Educational Equity

Departments that provide support to First-generation, underrepresented and low-income students including TRIO and EOF programs.

RU-1st Events

Register for upcoming events including Carr Initiatives including RUMEN and RU WOCI programming

RU-1st Voices

Hear from current Rutgers students about their campus experience

Ru-1st Program Directory

Search for a program to fit your needs as a first-generation student