OARC supports users of most shared computing systems at Rutgers.

For all levels of assistance (to ask a beginner question or request advanced support), please contact us at help@oarc.rutgers.edu. Our entire support team will see your message and the team members who are best able to help will respond.

The Amarel Cluster

User Guides and Training Resources

Perceval (an NIH-funded cluster for NIH-funded research):

Note: Investigators with active NIH funding are eligible to use Perceval. A condition of access to the Perceval cluster is the requirement to acknowledge its use in any publications resulting from NIH-funded research that has benefited from the use of Perceval. The following text is recommended: “Computational resources were provided by the Office of Advanced Research Computing (OARC) at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, under the National Institutes of Health Grant No. S10OD012346”

User Guides and Training Resources

For up to date Boilerplate Language to use on grants regarding OARC resources, please contact us.


OARC spearheaded an effort to get Rutgers listed in DMPTool, which is now complete. This is an open source data management plan tool recommended by NSF and other funders who require such plans for award proposals. All Rutgers research community members, faculty, staff are encouraged to contribute. Learn more by signing in on the top right of home page using Option 1 and NetID/password.

Enter DMPTool