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Updated 7/21/21 at 1:02pm.

As of July 6 and through July 30, the College Ave and Busch Student Centers will be open Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm. The Student Centers will be closed on weekends. Subway in the College Ave Student Center is open Monday – Thursday: 10am – 4pm and Friday 10am – 3pm.

The Cook, Douglass, and Livingston Student Centers as well as the Student Activities Center, are currently closed.

Reservations for Rutgers University-New Brunswick events are currently being accepted for the fall for all Student Centers. If you are interested in hosting an event within our Centers, please go If you do not have an account, just follow the instructions on the page.

Events and meetings with more than 10 people need to get Chancellor Approval and have the event certified (EACS) for contact tracing (learn more: Once approvals are given, the Student Centers and Activities team can go ahead and move forward in event planning and confirming of reservations.

Personal meeting rooms for academic engagement are now available to be reserved in the Centers. Students can reserve spaces at and faculty and staff can reserve spaces at Rooms are limited to one per day for three hours, with a maximum of two people. All Rutgers safety policies, such as mask wearing, must be adhered to. A current Rutgers ID is required to enter the Student Centers.

Please know that we have the safety of our students, faculty, staff, and community in mind as we reopen and will be adapting in-person programs, services, and operating hours to comply with health and safety guidelines. As per university policy, masks are required within university buildings. Please refer to for the university’s community safety practices.

Please visit the following links for more information on our programs and services: Student Involvement and Leadership; Major Events and ProgramsCommunity building is at the heart of Student Centers and Activities mission, and we are committed to continuing this in a virtual format. 

Please visit our FAQ and follow us on social media (FacebookTwitter and Instagram) for upcoming virtual engagement events and Student Center hours of operations and services. 

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