Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Graduate School of Education
About the University
About the School
Academic Programs Available
Financial Aid
Academic Policies and Procedures
Student Responsibility to Keep Informed
School of Public Health Code of Professional Conduct and Honor Code
Tuition and Fees
Academic Standing
Doctoral Programs
Dress Standards
Duration of Study and Matriculation
Grading System
Graduation Information
Student Obligations to the University
Personally Owned Communication/Recording Devices in the Classroom
Satisfactory Academic Progress
Student Grievance
Student Health Insurance
Student Identification Card
Student Immunization
Online Services and NetID
Absence Due to Religious Observance
Student Rights, Responsibilities, and Disciplinary Procedures
Academic Dishonesty: Definitions, Offenses, and Sanctions
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Academic Integrity Policy
University Code of Student Conduct Summary
Peer-to-Peer File Sharing
University Safety and Security
Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance
Services for Students with Disabilities
Administrative Procedures for Responding to Disruptions
Policy Prohibiting Discrimination and Harassment
Student Policy Prohibiting Sexual Harassment, Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Related Misconduct
Drug-Free Schools and Campuses Act
Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act Reports
Graduation Rates
Teacher Preparation Program Pass Rates
Student Records and Privacy Rights under FERPA
Student Residency for Tuition Purposes
Research Policies
Patent Policy
Degree Requirements
Certificate Programs
Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) Programs
Master of Science (M.S.) Programs
Doctor of Public Health (Dr.P.H.) Programs
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Programs
Bachelor's/Master's Programs
Dual-Degree Programs
Student Services
Continuing Education
Administration, Centers, and Faculty
Divisions of the University
Camden Newark New Brunswick/Piscataway
  School of Public Health 2018-2020 Academic Policies and Procedures Online Services and NetID  

Online Services and NetID

The School of Public Health Office of Computing and Technology (OCT) services the technical needs of the Rutgers School of Public Health. The university provides each student with a free university email account.

Additionally, university policy requires that all students have a NetID. The NetID is Rutgers unique identifier, comprised of initials and a unique number (e.g., jqs23). The NetID is used to access many of the electronic services available to students at Rutgers, including online registration and email. It is the student's responsibility to activate and frequently monitor their Rutgers email accounts for time-sensitive announcements, such as weather updates and course cancellations. Students may find additional information regarding activating a NetID at

Problems related to a student's e-mail, NetID account, or other technical issues should be reported to the OCT at or 732-235-3231. When calling, please leave a name and contact number where you can be reached by a support specialist.

Accessing Canvas
Canvas is a highly interactive, online learning environment used at Rutgers to support courses, research, and collaborations. Students can access their courses through Canvas at and log in with their Rutgers NetID and password. Canvas Support is available 24/7 by calling 877-361-1134 or sending an email to
For additional information, contact RU-info at 732-932-info (4636) or
Comments and corrections to: Campus Information Services.

2018 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. All rights reserved.
Catalogs Home