Rutgers University-Newark Students Impacted By Government Shutdown

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Rutgers University- Newark students who have been impacted by the current government shutdown may request to extend the deadline to pay their term bill.

To request an extension, please email and include your name, school of enrollment, and your 9-digit RU ID number. Students should provide a copy of their Government issued ID or any verifiable documents.

Students who have student loans are encouraged to reach out to their student loan providers to discuss the impact of the current furlough.  If you have other questions about Student Accounting and Financial Aid, please email, visit Blumenthal Hall 3rd Floor, or call 973-353-1766, Extension 1.

We understand that this furlough may not only cause unexpected interruptions in income, but added stress. We remind students that RU-N always has resources available for those who wish to seek support, including:

We encourage any student feeling the need for that kind of support to reach out.


Thank you,

myRUN Team


Assistance for Furoughed Federal Employees

Message from Rutgers President Robert Barchi

City of Newark - Utility Assistance Statement 

Deferment of Rutgers Health Payments


Key Contacts

Blumenthal Hall3rd Floor
249 University Avenue Newark NJ07102

Contact Center operates Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:30pm

Please include your RUID#, your Net ID (if activated) and full name in the email and/or voicemail.

Call us: 973-353-1766 (press 1)

Text us: 973-556-7779

Email us:

Webchat with us during our hours above.