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Employee Assistance Program

In order to support a productive and performance-driven workforce by accommodating the balance between work and life responsibilities, Rutgers University has continued the Employee Assistance Program for employees in legacy UMDNJ positions. Listed below are key points regarding this service: 

  • Comprehensive counseling and referral service are provided by University Behavioral HealthCare (UBHC);
  • This service is provided at no cost to University employees and family members;
  • The Employee Assistance Program is a source of help for those experiencing stress, job problems, emotional or family difficulties, etc;
  • Any contact between employees/family members and the counseling service are strictly confidential;
  • 24-hour service is available for crisis and emergency counseling.  If you need emergency help, please call:
    1-800-327-3678 OR contact the following campus numbers (all calls are confidential):
Campus Phone Number Times of Operation
RBHS-Newark (973) 972-5429 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
RBHS-Piscataway  (732) 235-5930 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Rutgers-Camden  (856) 770-5750 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Refer to University policy for details or visit the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) website.