End_Sexual_Violence_Graphic_ProfileFrom October 9 through 13, our website will be purple in support of “Turn the Campus Purple” week, an annual campaign to raise awareness for dating and domestic violence. Visit http://endsexualviolence.rutgers.edu/events-programs/ for featured events throughout the week.

Share Your Voice. Impact Our Campus.

The Division of Student Affairs is conducting a series of surveys to review our programs and services. Click here to take a survey and share your voice.

Rutgers Student Health stands with DREAMers. Any students affected by the DACA announcement made on September 5th can find resources, such as dedicated drop in counseling hours, at deanofstudents.rutgers.edu/student-advocacy/information-support-undocumented-students.

If you’re looking for support in the evening or over the weekend, here are several resources:


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-274-TALK (8255)

NJ Hope Line: 855-654-6735
National Crisis Text Line: Text KNIGHTS to 741741

In cases of emergencies during office hours, call CAPS at 848-932-7884 or go to 17 Senior Street on the College Ave campus to be seen as soon as possible. When CAPS is closed, Acute Psychiatric Service provides 24-hour emergency service for local residents. 855-515-5700. If you live outside of Middlesex county you should contact the nearest hospital emergency department.

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CAPS Main Office
17 Senior Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Mon - Fri: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
(Year Round)

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Cook / Douglass Office
61 Nichol Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Mon - Fri: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
(Fall & Spring Semester ONLY)

Meet the Staff

Jill Richards, Psy.D.

Director of Caps

Dr. Richards is responsible for providing leadership and oversight to all aspects of Counseling, ADAP & Psychiatric Services (CAPS).