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Entry from March 19, 2019
Slutgers (Rutgers University nickname)

"Slutgers” (slut + Rutgers) is an unflattering nickname for Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. “Slutgers” was posted on the newsgroup alt.fan.hanson on November 25, 2003.

“The university is sometimes derisively called ‘Slutgers’” was a deleted Wikipedia edit for its “Rutgers University” entry, but printed in the article “The Wiki Watcher” in The Chronicle of Higher Education (Washington, DC) on October 19, 2007.


Wikipedia: Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (/ˈrʌtɡərz/), commonly referred to as Rutgers University, Rutgers, or RU, is a public research university in New Jersey. It is the largest institution of higher education in New Jersey.

Rutgers was originally chartered as Queen’s College on November 10, 1766. It is the eighth-oldest college in the United States and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution. The college was renamed Rutgers College in 1825 in honor of Colonel Henry Rutgers. For most of its existence, Rutgers was a private liberal arts college but it evolved into a coeducational public research university after being designated “The State University of New Jersey” by the New Jersey Legislature in laws enacted in 1945 and 1956.

Rutgers has three campuses located throughout New Jersey: New Brunswick campus in New Brunswick and adjacent Piscataway, the Newark campus, and the Camden campus.

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Gay marriage...ot
blondie
11/25/03
> And as for coming from the same “place,” I was thinking maybe it’s just
>because everyone at Rutgers is slutty?  LOL.

definitly are a lot of those around here, but also, a lot of open minded people?  i guess? i dunno haha.  have you ever been to the slutgers website? haha i think its like http://www.slutgers.com or slutgers.edu or something .  it was funny not sure if it’s still around though

Urban Dictionary
Slutgers
website paradying university life located at the URL:
http://www.slutgers.com
instead of doing work, i wasted my whole day browsing around slutgers.
by J-Murdah January 27, 2004

19 October 2007, The Chronicle of Higher Education (Washington, DC), “The Wiki Watcher,” pg. A6:
Boosters beware: An online database developed by Virgil Griffith, a graduate student at the California Institute of Technology, makes it easier than ever to catch self-interested parties polishing their own Wikipedia entries.
(...)
Rutgers University
July 7, 2006, 2:53 p.m.
204.52.215.12
Deleted: “The university is sometimes derisively called ‘Slutgers.’”

Twitter
Alexa Valiente
@AlexaCaliente
Slutgers > Seton Balls
3:54 AM - 3 Oct 2009

12 November 2013, Daily Targum (Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ), “Rutgers A-okay in sexual health,” pg. ?: 
Rutgers University finished in seventh on Trojan’s Sexual Health Report Card, and has been in the top 10 twice before, in 2010 and 2007. Ironically, so-called “Slutgers” also snagged the No. 1 title on “The Top 10 Sluttiest Colleges” list on barstool.com.

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Ryan J. Reynolds
@RyanReynolds997
rutgers university aka slutgers theyre like number 5 on the top party schools
11:13 PM - 8 Nov 2016

Urban Dictionary
Slutgers
Derogatory nickname applied to Rutgers University, especially its New Brunswick, New Jersey campus. At one time, STDs were rampant there, especially in the sorority/fraternity subcultures. Currently, this school also has a reputation for being the most rapidly growing “Sugar Baby” university, based on the number of Rutgers coeds registered at various “Sugar Baby/Sugar Daddy” websites for the purpose of “graduating debt-free.”
(...)
by Disillusioned Dem January 20, 2017

7 December 2017, Daily Targum (Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ), “A new study claims Rutgers is the 2nd most sexually active school in America” by Sam Leibowitz-Lord, pg. ?:
Rutgers has long had a reputation for its sexual proclivity, earning the nickname “Slutgers.” But, according to Rutgers Health Outreach, Promotion and Education (H.O.P.E.) the rumors are not valid.

Google Books
Public Speaking:
A Meta-Communicative Approach

By Jerald Goldstein
New York, NY: Routledge
2018
Pg. ?:
... so I was working on writing my third speech for public speaking class when I ran into this random girl I met at a party and I knew she was the reason why we call Rutgers “Slutgers” because she totally has an STD [sexually transmitted disease].

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Marco Polo
@MarcoKaye
My fave school nickname is Slutgers for @RutgersU What’s yours?
4:52 PM - 28 Jul 2018

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ugly & depressed
@JLenny_ii
Replying to @TropicalAdel
People literally used to call rutgers, “slutgers” so....
5:36 PM - 5 Mar 2019

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