• The year 2016 marks the 250th anniversary of Rutgers’ founding—a major milestone in the history of the university. Want to stay up to date on our upcoming events and celebrations—and participate in them? This is the place to learn about the 250th anniversary as the plans take shape.

  • Welcome to Rutgers 250

    Rutgers will mark its 250th anniversary during a yearlong celebration beginning November 10, 2015, and planning is already under way across the university.

    Historical materials are being gathered, the 250th Anniversary Book is in development, and professors, students, and staff members are working on a schedule of festivities, symposia, and other events.
    Here are a few facts about the 250th anniversary:
    If you want to share your ideas or other contributions for Rutgers 250, please contact us.