Office of the President

Recent Highlights

President Barchi at the podium with Jason and Devin McCourtyRutgers Graduates Nearly 19,000 in Class of 2019
(May 19, 2019)

President Barchi presented honorary degrees to football standouts Devin and Jason McCourty, and to Gov. Phil Murphy, at University Commencement at HighPoint.com Stadium in May 2019. Read his greetings to the Class of 2019.

President Barchi at Rutgers-Botswana Agreement Signing Historic Agreement with Republic of Botswana
(February 15, 2019)

The Botswana-Rutgers Knowledge Collaborative is not a partnership between Rutgers and a single university or a consortium of universities, but a partnership with an entire nation.

Jack Morris, Barry H. Ostrowsky, Brian Strom, and Robert Barchi smiling for the cameraA New State of Health
(Rutgers Magazine, Fall 2018)

We have the potential to change the way people are taken care of, how health care professionals are educated, and how the future of medicine unfolds.

President Barchi

President's 2018 Report to the University Senate
(September 21, 2018)

This has been a record-setting year for Rutgers on many fronts, all of them positive indicators of our upward trajectory.

Creating a Premier Academic Health System in New Jersey
(July 24, 2018)

RWJBarnabas and RBHS have aligned as New Jersey’s health care and higher education leaders to increase access to care and reduce health care disparities, fundamentally changing health care in the state and beyond.