information for international postdocs

Welcome!

Rutgers University is home to a vibrant community of postdoctoral researchers from all over the world. In fact, nearly 50% of all Rutgers postdocs are foreign nationals. Take a look at our most recent demographics:

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The offices below are your first point of contact for international postdocs and are your home away from home. Through one-on-one orientations, international postdocs receive important information about their visas and how to navigate the campus and state. You'll also learn about upcoming events and opportunities to connect with other international scholars. 

For Visa Matters: Rutgers Global – International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Offers Rutgers–Camden, Rutgers–New Brunswick, and RBHS international scholars immigration processing and answers your questions to ensure that your status remains legal while you’re in the United States. The office also provides:

  • Personal advising sessions to resolve your particular issues and answer your questions
  • Cross-cultural, fun, and informative events and programs for you and your dependents
  • Communications on campus and community life and immigration updates   
  • Resources when you arrive to help you obtain a driver’s license

For more information, please visit our new page: Frequently Asked Questions for Postdocs