More than 80 percent of Rutgers students receive some form of financial aid. Obtaining an undergraduate or advanced degree is an investment in your future, and we’re here to help you explore ways to pay for your education.
Tuition and Fees
As a public university, we strive to keep quality education within reach of academically qualified students.
Costs for Undergraduates
2016–2017 Basic Tuition
(Costs vary by school)
- In-State: $11,408
- Out-of-State: $27,059
Additional tuition, student fees, and costs for room and board may apply.
Costs for Graduate Students
Tuition and fees vary based on the Rutgers–New Brunswick graduate program.
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Cost of Attendance varies by program.
Undergraduate Education: Resources
Learn about the financial aid application process, watch Financial Aid TV, get tips for obtaining private loans and scholarships, access work-study job banks, and more.
Learn about tuition and fees, the types of financial aid available, and deadlines, and estimate your college expenses.
In partnership with Rutgers, the New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund Program provides access to higher education and support for highly motivated students who exhibit the potential for success, but who come from economically and educationally disadvantaged families and/or communities. Through the program, first-year students can obtain financial assistance, find help transitioning to college life, and get access to tailored academic support.
A primer designed to help you seek aid and decide how to pay for college.
Graduate and Professional Education: Resources
Graduate and Professional Admissions offers information on a variety of external funding and support, merit-based aid, need-based aid, and more.
Funding opportunities available to Rutgers graduate students.
Specific assistance based on your program of study. For the latest scholarship information, consult advisers in specific departments, schools, or admissions offices.
Costs and aid information. Most students in Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences schools receive some form of financial aid. Explore options by school.
Office of Financial Aid outlines types and sources of aid.
Many schools, departments, and units throughout Rutgers outline specific funding support. For the latest scholarship information, consult advisers in specific departments, schools, or admissions offices.
Financial Aid TV
Tune into Financial Aid TV to learn the ins and outs of paying for college. Short videos take you step-by-step through the financial aid process. Brush up on financial aid lingo and get tips to manage your personal finances. Los videos están disponibles en español.