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from the Rutgers Office of Financial Aid

1-800-GOT-JUNK?

*protected email* Send your resume to: *protected email* Job Information: Multiple Opportunities Job title: Truck Team Member Location: 502 Jersey Avenue, New Brunswick NJ 08901 Description: 1-800-GOT-JUNK? is looking for Route Team Members to join our growing team! We make the ordinary business of junk removal exceptional! We are proud to be the leaders of our industry, and…

Rutgers Telefund

Apply at Rutgers.thecallingcenter.com. Job Information Job title: Professional student fundraiser Location: 303 George Street, Suite 301 New Brunswick Description: Professional Student Fundraisers are responsible for calling constituents of the institution, providing institutional updates, stewarding fundraising efforts and updating contact information. Students will utilize an automated calling system in a professional and enthusiastic environment. Qualified candidates will demonstrate strong oral and…

Financial Aid & Your Term Bill

Wondering why the financial aid you see on your Award Letter doesn’t appear on your term bill? Read more to find out why there may be a discrepancy. If your financial aid is not on your term bill, here’s why: You have not submitted all documents our office has requested. Check your required documents and submit…

Alternatives for Funding Your Education at Rutgers

Does your term bill have a remaining balance, even after applying all financial aid? Sometimes, based on eligibility and funding limits, your award may not cover your entire cost of tuition and fees on your term bill. You have a few options to consider that may help. Parent PLUS Loan A Parent PLUS loan is…

Satisfactory Academic Progress for Spring 2017

Satisfactory academic progress (SAP) is a requirement for all students receiving federal, state, or university assistance while enrolled at Rutgers. If you recently received an email notification regarding SAP, you may need to take further action to remain eligible for aid in the upcoming academic year. » What is Satisfactory Academic Progress? Financial aid recipients…

Summer Travel Guide: Part 2

By: Maniyah Goodwine Here are a few more tips on how to save this summer once you actually get to your destination! Utilize your student discounts. Student discounts are often recognized throughout to globe. It doesn’t hurt to ask – you never know who may be offering a discount! Eat local. Eating local will allow…

Tips for Graduating Students

By Maniyah Goodwine You did it! Well… almost. Graduating students have one foot out the door and are ready to take on the next part of their lives. Though classes and exams may be ending, it is still very important that you keep up with your finances. Here are a few things you can do…

Summer Travel Guide: Part 1

By: Maniyah Goodwine In college, summer breaks are longer than they were in high school. You might associate vacation with being expensive and unobtainable – but with the right planning, it can be simple and fun. Create a plan. The first step is developing a plan. You must choose where you are going, how you are…

Be Financially Smart When Buying A Car

By Maniyah Goodwine If your are tired of taking the Rutgers buses and ordering Ubers and Lyfts, you might be ready to buy a car. Maybe your job, internship, or volunteer work is located quite a distance from you. There are several factors you must keep in mind. Affordability: Creating a budget beforehand is crucial…

Things to Consider Before Moving Out

By Maniyah Goodwine So you are ready to move out. You’ve reached a point where you crave your own space, and a little bit of freedom. Here are some of the basic things you need to know before deciding to take the final step of moving out. Depending on your relationship with your parents, moving…