Rutgers School of Nursing is recognized as among the nation’s leading public nursing programs: preeminent in research and evidence-based practice scholarship, preparing competent and compassionate graduates in innovative academic programs, and committed to meaningful community service. With campuses in Newark, New Brunswick, and Blackwood, NJ, our students are making a difference in the local community and beyond.

Your contribution can help support Rutgers School of Nursing in meaningful ways — by donating to a specific area like scholarships for nursing students, faculty research aimed at improving global health, or health care programs that reach underserved communities, among other possibilities.

Make a Contribution

Donations are made to the Rutgers University Foundation, a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt organization.  Contributions made through the Foundation are deductible for federal income, gift, and estate tax purposes.


To make a gift by credit card, please use the secure online giving form below.

Explore Funds

Scholarships are a critical resource. Gifts to this fund provide financial support to our students as they promote the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities. – Donate to this fund
Your support will help one of the nation’s largest nursing schools dedicated to compassionate healthcare delivery and community health promotion. – Donate to this fund
Gifts to this fund support access to academic excellence at Rutgers University.
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Gifts to this fund support access to academic excellence at Rutgers University.
Donate to this fund


Kindly make checks payable to the Rutgers University Foundation and indicate the School of Nursing in the memo section of your check and mail your donation to:

Rutgers University Foundation
P.O. Box 193
New Brunswick, NJ, 08903-0193

Planned Gifts

There are numerous planned giving options such as bequests, charitable gift annuities, and non-cash assets (real estate, stocks, bonds, etc.). Additional information is available upon request.

We sincerely appreciate your desire to support nursing education!

In the News


The Office of Development collaborates with the Rutgers University Foundation, reporting to the dean of the Rutgers School of Nursing and the vice president for Rutgers Health. It drives fundraising initiatives, as directed by the dean of the School of Nursing.

The office also acts as a key point-of-contact for non-governmental funders and the school’s faculty, providing a bridge between donors and the school’s programs, faculty, and students.

The Office of Development matches caring people with opportunities to make thoughtful gifts that strengthen the School of Nursing and benefit those it serves.


Bernadette McGeever

Bernadette McGeever, MNA
Director of Development, School of Nursing