Revolutionary for 250 Years

Revolutionary Thinking

Founded in 1766—
10 years before the American Revolution—Rutgers has a rich history of tradition and innovation. From being a top producer of Fulbright Scholars to caring for patients with the most forward-thinking health care treatments, Rutgers is one of the nation’s leading public research universities. 

We are Rutgers—Revolutionary for 250 Years.

Watch Our 15-Second Television Spot

This is a big moment for Rutgers: joining the Big Ten®, with new opportunities for academic collaboration and athletic competition, even as Rutgers is heading to a major milestone—the university’s 250th anniversary. This 15-second TV spot marks these milestones and celebrates the university’s past, present, and future.