Support the Scarlet Council

Made up of current Rutgers students, the Scarlet Council does amazing volunteer work in the Rutgers community. From boosting spirits on game day to running charity races, council members love to work alongside alumni, and they welcome your involvement.

Become a Mentor

Sharing your story could change a student’s life. These opportunities range from semester-long mentorships to critiquing resumes at a Career Services event. Click on the programs listed below to learn more.

Masters in Business and Science (MBS) Externship Exchange Program
This program is a valuable resource for companies and provides students with experiential learning opportunities and is held every semester.

Rutgers Student-Alumni Career Connect
Join this online platform where Rutgers alumni are connecting, networking, and sharing career advice with students.

Rutgers Law School Mentoring Program
Help Rutgers Law School students in Newark or Camden prepare for their careers.

Douglass Externship Experience
Host a student from Douglass Residential College at your workplace. Externships for 2021 will be virtual so all locations will be considered.

RU–Newark Career Development Center
Contact the Center to learn how you can mentor students at Rutgers University-Newark.

Rutgers I-Corps™ Site
This NSF-funded program is open to all faculty, staff, students and recent alumni who have innovations they want to commercialize. Mentors with industry or entrepreneurship experience are encouraged to participate.

Career Exploration Nights/Student Alumni Career Connect (SACC) Live
During this series of roundtable discussion events, alumni share with students what “a day in the life” in their career field is like.

Price Family Fellows
Join this supportive program created for students who are current or former foster care youth.

Rutgers Business School Newark and New Brunswick Mentoring Programs
These three programs are designed to help business students reach their leadership potential.

Rutgers University Honors College Mentorship Community
From externships to speaking engagements, connect with students of Rutgers University-New Brunswick’s prestigious Honors College.

Road to Industry Programs
A high-impact mentoring program designed to connect students to alumni industry experts.

RU–Camden Leadership Institute
The Institute provides students with guidance, strong connections, and opportunities to participate in experiential learning.

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Mentoring Program
Help someone’s career take off in just 2-hours each month!

Alumni-Industry Scholars Program
Envisioned and funded with the support of alumni, this program gives Rutgers engineering students the opportunity of an enhanced education combining academics, professional networking, career coaching, and financial support. For additional information in volunteering, please contact Meera Ananth at

Recruit Students from Out of State

Alumni Scarlet Knights (ASK) is a network of passionate alumni who represent Rutgers at college fairs and recruit top students from outside New Jersey.