Baccalaureate Programs

Urban Planning and Design, Public Policy, Public Health, Health Administration

Masters Programs

Urban Planning, Public Policy, Health Administration,
Public Informatics

Doctoral Programs

Ph.D. in
Planning and Public Policy

Career Development Resources

Advising, workshops,
career counseling,
employer engagement

Faculty and Staff Resources

Governance, Directories, Campus Resources, Business/HR Services, Communications, Facilities, Information Technology

World-class faculty. High-level professional and research staff. Dedicated support staff. Diverse and talented students. Active alumni.

The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy is continually striving to expand our relevance in critical areas and meet the needs of the community at large. We foster a highly-collaborative academic, scholarly and professional environment, preparing students to be the planning, policy and health leaders of tomorrow, conducting cutting-edge, policy-relevant research and scholarship, cultivating leadership in public engagement and community service, and addressing the crucial policy issues of our time.

Health @ Bloustein

The Bloustein School offers a range of teaching and research programs and initiatives related to healthy communities, health in all policies, and the upstream (social and environmental) determinants of health.



  • Faculty research presentation: Gourmet Gentrification: Mapping Elite Tastes Along New York’s Consumption Frontier, 1995-2015
    February 25, 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMGov. James J. Florio Special Events Forum, CSB,

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  • Intro Panel Discussion with the National Association of Health Service Executives (NAHSE)
    February 26, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - 6:30 PMGov. James J. Florio Special Events Forum, CSB

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  • REI Energy Policy Seminar Series: Getting to Zero: Can America Transition to a Net-Zero Emissions Energy System?
    February 27, 2020 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMEnvironmental and Natural Resource Sciences Bldg, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA

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  • Affordability: The New Innovation Imperative
    February 27, 2020 @ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PMGov. James J. Florio Special Events Forum, CSB

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  • Film Screening: "24 City" (二十四城记)
    February 27, 2020 @ 7:45 PM - 9:45 PMRutgers Academic Building Room 4225 (AB 4225), College Avenue Campus

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  • China’s Urban Ideology: New Towns, Creation Cities, and Contested Landscapes of Memory
    February 28, 2020 @ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PMTeleconference Room, Archibald S. Alexander Library, 169 College Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA

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  • Historic Preservation Walking Tour: East Jersey Olde Towne Village and Cornelius Low House
    March 1, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM1050 River Road, Piscataway NJ

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  • How Can Evaluation Improve Sustainable Development? Understanding the Nexus of Natural and Human Systems
    March 2, 2020 @ 2:15 PM - 3:30 PMRoom 101, Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health

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  • Prospective Undergraduate Student Advising Presentations
    March 2, 2020 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMGov. James J. Florio Special Events Forum, CSB

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  • MHA Town Hall Listening Session
    March 2, 2020 @ 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM

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Murphy says ethics reforms can attack political cynicism

Gov. Phil Murphy wants the Legislature to approve a package of ethics and government reforms that span from lobbying to financial disclosure to the transparency of the legislative process. Murphy detailed the proposals in a speech at Rutgers University’s Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, which follow a promise from his State of the […]

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Gov. Murphy Unveils Ethics Reforms During Visit to Rutgers

 Gov. Phil Murphy said he and his staff have been practically building a shrine around a fine bottle of bourbon he received as a gift. Here’s the sobering truth, though: Murphy and his fellow executive branch employees are exempt by state law from taking one drop, let alone accepting any gifts that are related to […]

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