Parent Organization: Cultural and Special Interest Groups

WEEKLY MEETINGS: Wednesdays 2:30-4pm @ "The House of Pride" (Conklin 231)



Rutgers-Newark is home to many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgendered, queer, questioning, intersex, 2-spirited, and straight ally (LGBTTQQI2SA) students, faculty, and staff. RU PRIDE was founded in 2008 and now serves as our LGBTTQQI2SA and Straight alliance.

RU PRIDE provides a safe and nurturing place for LGBTTQQI2SA people to make connections and form community. This group ensures that the many voices within the LGBTTQQI2SA community are heard and valued. We address current and pressing concerns related to sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.

RU Pride has been recognized as Student Organization of the Year 2009-2010 by the Office of Student Life and Leadership. Executive board members have been awarded as Emerging leaders, LGBTQ scholarship recipient, Dean James Credle Scholarship, and many more!!!

RU Pride strives to represent the LGBTTQQI2SA community. 


Address Conklin Hall, room 225
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone Number P:(973) 353-5716