Posts Tagged ‘current students’

The 2018-2019 FASFA is Now Available

Did you know you need to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) every academic year you attend Rutgers to be considered for financial aid? The 2018-2019 FASFA is now available at fasfa.ed.gov. Be sure to have both you and your parent(s) information on hand to make the process easier. Here are some other…

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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…

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Financial Literacy Month

Since 2003, the United States has recognized April as Financial Literacy month. The purpose of Financial Literacy Month is to inform and educate students on the topic of financial literacy – or how money works. Financial Literacy Month is not just limited to educating students about financial options while they are in school, but helping…

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Financial Aid Application for Summer 2017

Before submitting an application for summer aid, please be sure you have: completed a 2016-2017 FAFSA (or a 2017-2018 FAFSA if applicable*) met all standards of the academic progress policy enrolled in the minimum number of credits to receive aid Application for Aid: Summer 2017 *If you are admitted to one of the following programs…

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Important State Deadline Changes for Financial Aid

* Update as of 3/24/2017: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) and the New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) announced the extension of the state deadline to renew (New Jersey) state aid. More information is available at hesaa.org. The new state deadline for filing the 2017-18 FAFSA has been extended to June 1 to accommodate…

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Jumpstart – Opportunity For Rutgers University-Newark Students

Jumpstart is currently searching for motivated students to serve as Team Members for the 2016-2017 academic year. Please submit an online application at www.jstart.org/apply today! Be sure to select Rutgers University-Newark as your preferred site. Students selected to be a member of the Jumpstart Team have an opportunity to: Receive extensive professional development training in the fields of early literacy,…

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