Rutgers University Open Public Records Request Center

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How to email the OPRA Administrator through this portal?

As a customer, the system will allow you to send an email to the OPRA administrator after you have...

What is the definition of a government record?

A government record is any paper, written or printed book, document, drawing, map, plan, photograph,...

May I file anonymously?

Yes, a requester may file OPRA requests anonymously.  However, OPRA specifically prohibits...

How do I submit a request for a government record?

The best way to submit a request is creating an account through this online Records Center, which...

What can I do if my request is denied?

A person who is denied access to a government record can choose: 1) to file suit in Superior Court;...

What records can I ask for under OPRA?

You may ask for any records which fit the definition of a public record as listed below (and found...

May I request patient or student records through this office?

We do not accept requests for patient records nor requests for student records at this office. To...

Are all records always released within 7 business days?

No.  Custodians may seek extensions of time beyond the seven (7) business day...

May I request student records through this office?

We do not accept student records at this office. To align with federal regulation and maintain...

What will it cost?

Documents released electronically are released for free.The standard copying fee is $0.05 per page...

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