Dr. Robert L. Barchi, President

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey




"The Rutgers Future Scholars program is an extraordinary response to our nation's urban high school completion and college access challenges.  I am proud of the impact we are having, and the lives we are transforming, in the four communities Rutgers calls home."



Dr. Robert L. Barchi is a renowned neuroscientist, respected educator, and academic innovator.  Learn about President Barchi (more)




20th President of Rutgers Welcome




On behalf of the Scholars across the state, we thank President Emeritus Richard L. McCormick for his vision, courage, and commitment to establishing and supporting the Rutgers Future Scholars program.  View footage from President McCormick's acknowledgment during the Class of 2021 Welcome Celebration, (here)