Financial Aid Application for Summer 2017

Before submitting an application for summer aid, please be sure you have:

Application for Aid: Summer 2017

*If you are admitted to one of the following programs which begin in the summer 2017, you must file a 2017-2018 FAFSA and complete a summer aid application before we can process your federal direct loan for the summer:

  • Graduate School of Education
  • Graduate School of Social Work
  • Professional Accounting program
  • Masters in Accountancy in Financial Accounting (MACCY) program
  • Camden Law
  • Camden Graduate School

Students enrolling in the summer 2017 Professional Accounting Program or the MACCY program should contact the Newark Office of Financial Aid once you have filed the 2017-2018 FAFSA.

Federal Direct Loan Eligibility for Undergraduates and Graduates

View your 2016-17 Award Letter to determine if you have already received the maximum amount allowed for your class level. Loan limits are listed below.

Class level (academic year 16-17)DependentIndependent (and dependent students whose parent is unable to obtain a PLUS loan)
0-24 credits (First-year)$5,500$9,500
25-48 credits (Sophomore)$6,500$10,500
49 or more credits (Junior/Senior)$7,500$12,500
Graduate$20,500

Federal Pell Grant for Eligible Undergraduates

If you were enrolled less than full-time during the 2016-2017 academic year or did not enroll for the fall 2016 or spring 2017 semester and you received a federal Pell grant, you may apply for the remaining portion of your federal Pell grant for the summer. The amount you receive depends upon on the number of credits for which you are registered and your remaining eligibility. Changes in attendance can result in the reduction or cancellation of your Pell grant.