Picture of Roberta Ricks-Gardiner

Roberta Ricks-Gardiner, a part time student who maintains her status as a full-time mom, wife, and employee of the university.

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Facts & Figures

Rutgers Facts & Figures

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is the largest and most comprehensive higher education institution in New Jersey. The facts and figures provided are a snapshot of Rutgers' depth and breadth. Click here for more Information.

Rutgers New Brunswick & Adult/nontraditional Students

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University College & UC Community

  • University College was founded in 1934 to serve the academic needs of adult students
  • First degree offered by UC was Bachelors in Business Administration in 1938.
  • UC continued to offer degree programs until 2007 when the transformation of undergraduate education united the four undergraduate liberal arts colleges
  • University College Community was created in 2007 as a unit to advocate for adult and nontraditional students