Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Established in 1766, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States. Today, Rutgers is a leading national research university and the state of New Jersey’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. The university has 29 schools and colleges, nearly 300 research centers and institutes, one of the nation’s largest academic health care systems, locations in all 21 New Jersey counties, and academic and research enterprises around the world. Rutgers’ 70,000 students come from all 50 states and more than 125 countries.
At Rutgers Global Health Institute, we improve the health of the most vulnerable populations and develop solutions to critical health problems worldwide. By bridging Rutgers’ diverse strengths, we advance collaborative research, build community-driven partnerships, and expand global health education across fields and professions.