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Costs and Aid

Rutgers is committed to keeping a quality education within reach of all admitted students through a variety of financial aid opportunities.

Financial Assistance in Action

Of first-year students received financial aid offers ranging from $500 to $65,000
Average financial aid offer for first-year students
Students have participated in the Educational Opportunity Fund since 1968
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Invest in Yourself

Estimate your cost of attending Rutgers as an undergraduate with this quick tool that calculates tuition and fees for in-state and out-of-state students enrolled in one of the three arts and sciences schools at Rutgers University. Tuition and fee rates for the 2023–2024 academic year are used.

Cost for Undergraduates

Financial Aid

Financial aid can include grants, scholarships, loans, and/or the work study program. Rutgers uses your FAFSA or NJ Alternative Financial Aid Application to develop a financial aid package based upon your unique qualifications, financial need, and the funds available to the university. The new 2024-2025 FAFSA is now available. For more information about updates to the FAFSA, please visit our FAFSA Simplification page.

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Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF)

The New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) is a state-sponsored program available to students that show promise but need additional financial and academic support. The program provides services designed to foster community, assist with financial literacy and academic success, and provide leadership development through access to professional networks and resources relevant to this rapidly evolving world. The goal is success far beyond your college graduation.

David Asafn Adjaye SPAA'21 and Amaly Garcia SPAA'20 walk to class at Rutgers–Newark campus