Funding Your Education

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Rutgers University–Newark is committed to making education affordable. Financial aid can consist of a variety of funds in the form of grants, loans, and possible scholarships. For the 2023-2024 academic year, you should file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) before December 1 if you are an incoming student. If you are a continuing student, you should file before January 15. Filing by these deadlines will help maximize your financial aid eligibility.