Student Experience

What is it like being a Douglass student? Why not come find out for yourself? You are always welcome to visit our campus, meet our students and see for yourself how Douglass will enhance your time here at Rutgers.

There are many difference options to choose from. Please take a look to see which orientation best fits your needs. Read more »
The BOLD Center (Building Opportunities for Leadership and Development) positions Douglass students for excellence in work and life by providing an innovative and enriching set of leadership, mentoring, career and personal development programs. BOLD programs inspire students to define what success means for them and support students as they learn how to create and live a life by design. Read more »
With its individualized, holistic approach, Douglass mentoring recognizes the distinct, various needs of first year, sophomore, and upper-class students, as well as transfer students and non-traditional age students. Read more »
With the exception of commuter students, Douglass Residential College students are required to reside in college-affiliated halls and apartments on the Douglass Campus for at least one year while at Rutgers University. This residency requirement is typically completed in the first year. Read more »
See your world in a whole new way! The Global Village Living-Learning Communities give students at Douglass Residential College the opportunity to expand their understanding of the world and their role in it. Read more »
"Knowledge & Power: Issues in Women’s Leadership," (01:988:130) a 3-credit mission course taken by all Douglass students, examines challenges and opportunities confronting women in today’s society. Students are exposed to factors affecting young women’s leadership development, are encouraged to become active and engaged learners, and are prepared to think critically about their own goals in education. Read more »
If you graduated from high school five or more years ago, the Bunting Program is for you! With in-depth advising, designated lounge and housing spaces, special programming and scholarships, the Bunting Program can help you reach your goals as an adult woman student. Read more »
Douglass Residential College is committed to an educational experience that prepares students to succeed in the rapidly changing 21st century global environment. Read more »