A civic engagement initiative, the mission of RU Ready is to provide students with the motivation and the civic, political, and expressive tools they need to address public problems in their community.Read More
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News & Announcements
The RU Ready Young Leaders Conference Has Gone National!
For the first time since its creation, the RU Ready Young Leaders Conference was held virtually in collaboration with our partner programs in New Jersey and Texas.
New Jersey 2020 Youth Turnout Highest in the Country
Despite the many election changes voters experienced during the 2020 Elections, New Jersey experienced the highest youth voter turnout at 67%.
Announcing the launch of RU Voting National!
Young adults are poised to make an impact on the 2020 Election. Building upon our experience and track record with RU Voting Rutgers, the RU Voting National website equips young adults around the country with the information they need to exercise their power at the polls
Follow the Center for Youth Political Participation on Instagram
Are you looking to stay up-to-date on new CYPP opportunities and events? In need of nonpartisan voting information for the primaries and general election? Follow CYPP on Instagram for information on voting, getting involved and remaining politically active in 2021!