Partner with the State

Since 2016, the Office of State Government Affairs has increased its average monthly contacts with government leaders from about 70 contacts per month to nearly 150. Rutgers is seen as a reliable partner and trusted source for legislators across party lines and for current and former governors.

Our Impact on New Jersey’s Economy 

Economic Impact Report Cover - Rutgers Grows the Garden StateAn academic study released in 2017 revealed that Rutgers’ annual spending produces a $5.2 billion impact on the New Jersey economy, and that every state dollar invested in Rutgers generates nearly $7 in economic activity.