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2017-18 FAFSA Available Now

If you plan on attending Rutgers during the 2017-2018 academic year, complete the FAFSA to apply for financial aid.

Deadline Changes for 2017-18

Read more about the new federal, state, and Rutgers deadlines for applying for financial aid.

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The Office of Financial Aid at Rutgers University is committed to making higher education accessible for all academically deserving students, regardless of family financial circumstances. We make every effort to offer financial support to students with demonstrated financial need. In constructing your aid package, decisions are based upon financial need, academic standing and the funding levels available from federal, state and university programs.

Learn more about how to apply for financial aid at Rutgers, explore funding options, and review eligibility requirements.