The Center for Executive Leadership in Government (CELG) is a unit of the Center for Government Services at Rutgers University. Our mission is to strengthen the leadership skills of those who deliver public and nonprofit services. CELG education and training opportunities help public sector professionals:

  • Build knowledge
  • Address best practices
  • Navigate changes in the field.

Our programs are designed and facilitated by expert faculty and thought leaders. Through their insight and experience, they inspire new ways of thinking about organizations. and introduce innovative approaches to guiding change.

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Strengthening the leadership capacity of individuals and teams delivering public and not-for-profit programs.


The ability to leverage vast, global resources and expertise strengthens CELG’s ability to fulfill its mission to support good governance. The Center has established relationships with key organizations within the university, throughout New Jersey, and around the world.


The Center for Executive Leadership in Government has formal partnerships with organizations and institutes that promote good governance and democratic leadership around the globe.


The Center for Executive Leadership in Government is located within the Rutgers Lifelong Learning Center. Classes will be held on the first floor of the building.
Rutgers Lifelong Learning Center
3 Rutgers Plaza
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Parking at the Lifelong Learning Center

Parking at the Lifelong Learning Center requires registration of your vehicle in order to avoid ticketing or towing.

Prior to your course date, you will receive an email with a link to the registration form for your vehicle. Fill out all car information including license plate number, make, style, and color. Once the form is complete, click “Register” to receive confirmation.

Watch the video below for a helpful tutorial.