Resources and Support–2022-2023
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Honors College Resources
Connect with Us
You have access to a deep network of support at the Honors College to help you be as successful as possible. Below are ways to connect with the HC staff:
J.D. Bowers, Dean
C2T (Coffee, Cocoa, and Tea) with the Dean—Open Office Hours on Mondays from 1:00-2:30pm | Fireside Lounge/Coffee Bar. Drop by to meet with him in-person about any topics you wish to discuss.
Mary Chayko, HC Faculty Fellow
- Coffee Break with Dr. Chayko and Coach Crooks—Wednesdays, 2:00-4:00pm | HC Lounge Adjacent to Room E241.
- Drop-In Office Hours—Thursdays, 10:00-11:00am | HC Druskin Lounge/Courtyard.
Aaron Mazzeo, HC Faculty Fellow
- Mazzeo Makes, Drop-In Office Hours—Tuesdays, 1:45-3:45pm, and Thursdays, 3:30-5:30pm | HC Makerspace (N104)
- Bread Break with the Mazzeos—Tuesdays, 5:10-6:10pm | HC North Lounge
- Students can schedule an appointment with an advisor to go over any questions they may have about their academic standing, requirements, and class schedules.
Krista Klein, First-Year Student Support
Available for in-person and virtual meetings by appointment—schedule an appointment.
Shan Reeves, HC Community Based Counselor—Let's Talk counseling—free, private, and confidential:
- Mondays, 1:00-3:00pm | HC E125
- Fridays, 1:00-3:00pm | Academic Building West, Room 5050
- Drop-in during Let's Talk or visit the HC Wellness & Counseling page to schedule an appointment at another time.
Visit the HC staff page to connect with the HC Faculty Fellows; directors of the Forum, Innovation Lab, Cultural Competency Course; and others on-staff.
Counseling Services Through CAPS
If you or someone you know is in crisis, please visit the Student Health Crisis Page.
The Honors College is a community built on shared respect and responsibility. We value and embrace the diversity of our students as a hallmark of what higher education should be, and we are committed to welcoming and supporting all of our students. If you've observed or experienced any bias incident, please report it to go.rutgers.edu/biasreporting. If you feel unsafe in your home community, report incidences to your local law enforcement department, and if urgent, call 911.
Rutgers Student Success Resources
View the Rutgers Student Success Resources webpage for a full range of support, from safety, wellness, and financial assistance to academics, career preparedness, community, and getting involved.
Student Technology Support
Office of Career Exploration and Success
Rutgers Student Affairs
Rutgers Student Food Pantry
The Rutgers Student Food Pantry page provides details on their services, location, and food-handling process.
Rutgers Learning Centers
The Rutgers Learning Centers page has information about tutoring, writing support, study groups, and more, and is available to all students.
Dean of Students Office
The Office of the Dean of Students will work in partnership with the Honors College deans to address your needs. In addition to contacting the Honors College, you may also contact the Dean of Students directly by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rutgers Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance
The Rutgers Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance provides direct service to Individuals, as well as education, training, policy development, and consulting to the University, and the broader community.
The following web resources have been prepared for faculty and students to ensure that courses continue to be accessible for students with disabilities:
International Student Services
Rutgers Global provides services to international students as well as community.
Rutgers Cultural Collaborative
The Cultural Collaborative, includes the Asian American Cultural Center, Center for Latino Arts & Culture, Paul Robeson Cultural Center, and Center for Social Justice Education & LGBT Communities.
Find your community through the Multifaith Council resources.
Student Legal Services
Visit Student Legal Services for free professional services.