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Rutgers Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs


Sponsored Programs

DSC00311Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is dedicated to providing support to both sponsoring agencies and sponsored students and scholars in order to help them reach their goals. The Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs has staff committed to serve as a liaison between sponsoring organizations, students, and scholars, and the various academic departments and other offices on campus.

What is an international sponsored program?

Sponsored visitors are those who come to Rutgers:

1. with full financial support from a government (either foreign or U.S.), and/or
2. on a visa sponsored by an outside organization (not Rutgers)

Services Offered


Information for Sponsored Students and Scholars

Greg Costalas
International Sponsored Student and Scholar Coordinator

For non-sponsored admissions information, please contact:
Undergraduate Admissions
Graduate Admissions







Now Streaming

WATCH ONLINE NOW Rutgers Around the World
The GAIA Centers produced a six-episode television show celebrating Rutgers international history over the past 250 years, Rutgers Around the World. The show explores Rutgers' global footprint through in-depth discussions and profiles of Rutgers' change-makers and international opportunities on all seven continents.

International Conference on Cuba: October 31–November 3


Academic experts and scholars from the U.S. and Cuba will share best practices and expand knowledge across a variety of STEAM disciplines (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) and community development.