before 1978 may contain lead-based paint. Lead from
paint, paint chips, and dust can pose health hazards
if not managed properly. Lead exposure is of particular
concern to young children (age 6 and under) and pregnant
women. Before renting pre-1978 housing, lessors must
disclose the presence of known lead-based paint and/or
lead-based paint hazards in the dwelling. Lessees must
also receive a federally approved pamphlet on lead poisoning
view the EPAs
Protect Your Family from Lead in Your Home pamphlets. (Available in English, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Somali, and
If you have
questions or concerns about lead based paint in Rutgers
Housing contact REHS at (732) 445-2550.
of the units listed below must receive Lead Based Paint
Disclosure information from Rutgers University Housing
prior to moving in.
Single room dormitories and studio
apartments are not covered by the regulations and therefore
residents do not receive disclosure information.
contact your campus housing office if you have not received
the information and live in one of the following residences: