Letter: President Robert L. Barchi
"I hope you will look back with fondness at your time on the Banks and with pride at the work you have accomplished here."
To the Rutgers Class of 2017:
Congratulations! You have completed your course of study at Rutgers, and it is time to celebrate your achievement along with your families and friends.
Because of your own efforts and the guidance of our outstanding faculty, you are well prepared for lives of achievement and purpose. I hope you will look back with fondness at your time on the Banks and with pride at the work you have accomplished here. We are grateful for your contributions to the University through your scholarship and service.
As you take your place among our Rutgers alumni, I encourage you to remain involved in and connected to the University in the years to come. You have my warmest wishes for an exciting and rewarding future and, again, my congratulations on your Rutgers degree.
Robert L. Barchi is the president of Rutgers University.