LGBTQ-Friendly Housing

The Office of Housing and Residence Life is strongly committed to supporting LGBTQ students throughout the academic year:
-All Housing staff are trained annually on LGBTQ sensitivity, so that they can provide the best service to Rutgers-Newark students!
-Housing staff respond promptly to the needs of LGBTQ residents to assure that students feel comfortable in their room, on their floor and in their building!
-Rutgers-Newark offers Gender Neutral Housing options for upperclassmen!
Contact the Director of Residence Life, Shigeo Iwamiya, at for more information!