When you build a connection with Rutgers, you’re making a difference in the world—and there are countless ways to do it. You can volunteer for events, become a career mentor, support your favorite team, or strengthen the Rutgers community through myriad other avenues.

Attend an event

From major sporting events, to outdoor activities, to networking with like-minded professionals, the RUAA hosts a variety of events in different locations across the county. There is something for everyone. Browse the RUAA events calendar to see what is going on this month.

Travel with other alumni

Luxury cruises, adventures in national parks, visits to exotic destinations—you can do it all through the RUAA travel program. See the world and stay Scarlet Forever with other Rutgers alumni.

Join your local club or group

There are more than 115 chartered organizations in the RUAA. Each one focuses on a particular area: geographic location, school affiliation, profession, or a special interest. Join a group today—or learn how to start your own.


Fill out an Alumni Volunteer Interest Form or learn more about the many ways you can volunteer to help your alma mater.

Be a scarlet superfan

Can’t contain your scarlet pride? Take it on the road with our exclusive series of R Game Day tailgates. Or make your voice heard at any home game, in any sport. Go Knights! Go Raptors! Go Raiders!

Connect with Workplace Engagement

Does your company have a strong Rutgers presence in its workforce? Rutgers Alumni Workplace Engagement can help you find or create new opportunities to interact with your scarlet colleagues.

Make a Gift to the RUAA Excellence Fund

The RUAA Excellence Fund enables the Rutgers University Alumni Association to engage Rutgers alumni through rewarding programs, activities, career support, and resources.