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Health and Wellness

Student Health Center

From taking care of an illness or injury to counseling sessions, Rutgers University-Newark has full-service health & wellness services for all our students. 

The Student Health Services provides medical care, immunizations, women's health, men's health, laboratory, pharmacy, sexual assault counseling, health education and nutrition, physical fitness, and smoking cessation counseling.  Learn more


Counseling Center  

The Rutgers University - Newark Counseling center is staffed by highly qualified mental health professionals who are passionate about providing an array of clinical services to our diverse student body. We are committed to helping students take care of their mental health and working through their challenges while they strive toward emotional and academic success. We offer psychological and psychiatric services, as well as a comprehensive Alcohol and Other Drug Assistance Program to all enrolled and eligible students. Our services are FREE and CONFIDENTIAL. Learn more.

Golden Dome Athletic Center

The Golden Dome Athletic Center is home to our D-III athletics teams, the Scarlet Raiders. 

The Golden Dome also offers intramurals and recreation facilities for all of the Rutgers University-Newark community, featuring a 7,000-square-foot fitness center, a 25-yard swimming pool, two racquetball courts, a dance/exercise studio where classes are often held, outdoor tennis courts, and the Alumni field where our teams frequently practice and hold soccer, baseball, and softball games. Learn more

Golden Dome
The Golden Dome includes two gyms, five outdoor tennis courts, four racquetball courts, an exercise/dance studio and a 25-yard, eight-lane pool!