Office of Financial Aid
Committed to making your education affordable
Providing the highest quality service to undergraduate, graduate and professional students in pursuit of their academic goals, the Office of Financial Aid is committed to assisting students and families in planning for and meeting expenses associated with attendance at the university.
Attending Rutgers may be more affordable than you think. To help eligible students afford a Rutgers education, the university offers scholarships, grants, student employment, information about loans, and tuition payment plans.
Federal School Code
Ready to apply?Learn how to apply for financial aid.
Check DocumentsManage your required documents online.
Award StatusView your planning or award letter.
Need a job?The Student Employment Office can help.
Financial Aid Timeline
|OCT||2017-2018 FAFSA available online|
|NOV||Term bill statements available for spring 2018 semester||DEC||By December 1: priority filing deadline for incoming Rutgers students.||JAN||By January 15: priority filing for returning Rutgers students. Throughout month: notification of financial aid for incoming Rutgers students.|
|FEB||By February 1: priority filing for transfer students.|
|MAR||Notification of financial aid for transfer students.|
|APR||By April 15: NJ state deadline for renewal applicants.|
|MAY||Graduate students begin to receive award letters|
|JUN||Returning Rutgers students begin to receive award letters|
|JUL||Term bill statements available for fall 2017 semester|
|AUG||Fall 2017 semester term bills due|