Rutgers Policies Prohibiting Hazing

We are committed to creating a secure and positive environment in which students can safely participate in organizations without being subjected to the dangers of hazing. The University does not condone any acts of hazing and will take action to appropriately investigate and address all such claims. 

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How to Report Hazing

If you believe that you, or someone else, is in immediate danger, call 9-1-1.

Rutgers University-Newark strongly encourages anyone who believes they are being hazed, or who otherwise has knowledge of a hazing incident, to report the incident to the Office of Community Standards and Student Development. Reports can be submitted using the Online Reporting Form Rutgers University-Newark Incident Reporting Form (  When submitting the report please fill in as much detail as possible. The University will maintain confidentiality whenever possible to protect those who expose acts of hazing.  You may also contact the office via telephone at 973.353.1033.

Any incident can be reported to the Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD) at 973.353.5111.


Rutgers-Newark Report on Student Organization Misconduct

Hazing Prevention Resources