Operating Status Update

Instruction at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Rutgers is open and operating. The university has combined a majority of remotely delivered instruction, with the exception of clinical instruction, and a limited number of in-person classes. Please continue to check back in the coming weeks for updates on our operating status.

RBHS deans from the relevant schools will communicate with students regarding more detailed plans for instruction and clinical rotations.

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Support our Community

Rutgers University has been incredibly fortunate to receive monetary and personal protective equipment donations to help our community of health care professionals on the frontlines in the battle against COVID-19.

If you would like to donate money, medical supplies, or essential supplies please contact us.

  • Monetary Gifts – The Rutgers COVID-19 Response Fund supports research, education, and clinical care for Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS). Visit the Rutgers University Foundation website for more details.
  • International Students – The International Student Coronavirus Support Fund helps Rutgers students who remain in New Jersey and are unable to return home and, in some cases, are financially impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. Visit the Rutgers Global website for more details.
  • Medical and Essential Supplies Donations*In-kind donations of medical and essential supplies such as personal protective equipment, face shields, gowns, and N95 masks. Please email PPEdonations@rbhs.rutgers.edu.

Supplier Inquiries – Suppliers that would like to offer COVID-19-related supplies or services, please email supplychainlead@finance.rutgers.edu.

Thank you in advance for your generosity during this critical time. Your support is vital to make a difference in the lives of our staff and the patients in their care.

*Medical and essential supplies

  • Face shields
  • Face shield goggles
  • Fluid shield procedure masks
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Isolation gowns
  • N95 masks
  • Nitrile gloves
  • Surgical ear loop face masks
  • Swabs
  • Swab and viral media sets
  • Thermometers
  • Wipes