Helping Shape National Policy Discussions

Students protesting the immigration ban

Through 2019, Rutgers contributed to public policy discussions on a range of topics:

  • Piloted a national survey on campus climate regarding sexual violence
  • Created the Rutgers Immigrant Community Assistance Project
  • Hosted a “Fighting Hate While Preserving Freedom” symposium
  • Won a federal grant to expand services to victims of sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking
  • Sent 45,000 letters to Congress from students, faculty, staff, and alumni supporting DACA Dreamers