Your event, large or small, may be required by Rutgers University to hire police, security, or community service officers. Some venues at the university require separate insurance policies and parking arrangements as well.


To coordinate an event you must follow the steps outlined below:

  • Contact the venue site coordinator.
  • Contact the Rutgers Police representative designated to your campus at least two weeks prior to your event:


  • Jonathan Biondi (856) 225-6975

Newark (Including RBHS at Newark)

  • John Bell 973-972-7551

New Brunswick (Including RBHS New Brunswick/Piscataway)

  • Matthew Gulsby 848-932-4943

The RUPD can provide guidance regarding safety and security requirements for social and athletic events, parades and rallies. They will be able to assess your needs and provide information on overtime rates for police department personnel.

Additional Resources

The following resouces will also be helpful in coordinating your event at Rutgers University:

Have a safety concern about an event on campus?  Contact the Rutgers Police at