Rutgers Day
April 27, 2024

Let’s Get This Party Started!

Rutgers Day is set for Saturday, April 27, 2024, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

We’ll see you on Busch Campus in Piscataway and College Avenue and Cook/Douglass campuses in New Brunswick for the ultimate celebration of everything Rutgers. There’s something for everyone, with live performances, exhibits, plenty of kids’ activities, demonstrations, and so much more to see and do... and it’s all free.

Programs, demonstrations, and exhibits
Live performances
Food vendors (save room for dessert!)
Student organizations participating
Branded background featuring illustrated icons for Rutgers Day



Families love the Petting Zoo and other warm and fuzzy experiences, including animal handling shows at Ag Field Day.

Children can enjoy many entertaining and educational activities, including "edible fiber glass", wellness "checkups" for stuffed animals, and crafts to learn about geology and fossils.

Get hands on with Computer Science in The Cave, watch science experiments, and see an exploding hydrogen balloon during the Phenomenal Physics Lecture.

Get your game face on to take a selfie with Sir Henry and our student athletes in the Rutgers Athletics program zone on the College Avenue Campus, and don't miss the Scarlet & White Spring Football Game on Busch Campus.

Visit the Health Village on the Busch Campus, where you'll find resources to stay healthy and happy and perform Jell-O brain surgery.

Learn about New Jersey's Geological Time Machine and watch an animated short film on the College Avenue Campus.

Talk with faculty and students from Rutgers Business School, get to work honing your job-search skills, and identify promising fields and opportunities.

Have Questions?

Contact us at or 848-445-1921.