Financial Aid at Rutgers

Financial Aid Amount Received
$12,159 (37.77% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
51% of 36,039 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

18,214 undergraduate students (51% of all students) have received grants, scholarship, and/or federal student loans at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. The percentage of students received financial aid average compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey. Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus and The University of Texas at Dallas, the percentage of students received financial aid is lower (the average of the schools is 65.00%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $12,159 and the average loan amount is $7,044. The average financial aid amount is 37.77% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $32,189).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid18,214 51%$221,461,026$12,159
Pell Grants10,935 31%$52,080,615$4,763
Federal Students Loans17,938 50%$126,357,066$7,044
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Undergraduate Student Financial Aid Comparison Chart

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid4,19967%--
Grant or scholarship aid3,058 49%$43,138,448$14,107
Federal Grants1,707 27%$9,194,512$5,386
Pell Grants1,701 27%$8,464,102$4,976
Other Federal Grants553 9%$730,410$1,321
State/Local Grants1,586 25%$12,688,655$8,000
Institutional Grants2,603 42%$21,255,281$8,166
Student Loans3,137 50%$27,087,593$8,635
Federal Student Loans3,092 49%$17,769,768$5,747
Other Student Loans539 9%$9,317,825$17,287

First-time (full-time) Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the full-time, first-time undergraduate students (in most case freshmen), 3,058 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $14,107 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $8,635.
Next table shows the financial data by type of aid at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.

Financial Aid by Income Level

Next table summarizes the number of schools receiving financial aid and its average amount by income levels at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$29,833,601$9,254
0 - $30,000804 797$14,286,007$17,769
$30,001 - $48,000472 466$7,649,216$16,206
$48,001 - $75,000449 399$4,557,457$10,150
$75,001 - $110,000429 211$1,532,313$3,572
$110,001 - more1,070 248$1,808,608$1,690

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate5,156
Out-of-State Rate1,089
Un-known21

Number of Students by Living Arrangment (Freshmen)

# of Students
Living On-Campus2,064
Living Off-Campus88
Living with Family362
Un-known147
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