• Welcome

    Welcome to the Office of University-Community Partnerships (OUCP) at Rutgers-Newark! For over a decade, OUCP has been strengthening Rutgers’ engagement with the Greater Newark community, the New Jersey region and beyond. Find out more here.

    For current News and Information, please click here.

  • Campus & Visitor Info

    OUCP’s Campus & Visitor Information Services unit is available to assist faculty, staff, students, and visitors to Rutgers-Newark and the surrounding community. Call (973) 353-1766 or learn more here.

  • Conference & Event Management Services

    OUCP’s Conference and Event Management unit provides event planning and management expertise to faculty, staff, students, and to local, regional, and national organizations in the Greater Newark community. Find out more.


News & Events

Conferences and Events

OUCP connects Rutgers with local, regional, and statewide community partners to host conferences and stage events that advance Rutgers’ academic, research, and public service mission.

News & Resources

OUCP hosts African American Brain Health Initiative Program

On Tuesday, March 11, the African American Brain Health Initiative, in partnership with the Office of University-Community Partnerships and the American Heart/Stroke Association, held a research symposium for 200 seniors at Rutgers University-Newark. The program provided an important service to the Newark community by promoting lifestyle choices that can help address Alzheimer’s and other health risks. To read the article, click here.

Sadie Nash Leadership Project offers free summer program

for female high school students

The Sadie Nash’s Summer Institute is now accepting applications.  Click here to download the application or visit the website here.

Past News