Financial Aid Amount Received
$12,065 (38.57% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
73% of 9,142 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

6,252 undergraduate students (73% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Rutgers University-Newark. The percentage of students who received financial aid much higher compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Indiana University-Bloomington and Miami University-Oxford, the percentage of students who received financial aid is higher (the average of the schools is 61.20%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $12,065 and the average loan amount is $7,261. The average financial aid amount is 38.57% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $31,284).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid6,252 73%$75,433,244$12,065
Pell Grants5,002 58%$23,523,798$4,703
Federal Students Loans4,438 52%$32,224,326$7,261

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid Comparison Chart

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

For the full-time, first-time undergraduate students (freshmen, in most cases), 973 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Rutgers University-Newark.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $13,883 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $7,172.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Rutgers University-Newark.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,11585%--
Grant or scholarship aid973 74%$13,508,256$13,883
Federal Grants806 61%$4,322,980$5,363
Pell Grants806 61%$4,136,839$5,133
Other Federal Grants135 10%$186,141$1,379
State/Local Grants755 57%$6,136,627$8,128
Institutional Grants520 39%$3,048,649$5,863
Student Loans637 48%$4,568,254$7,172
Federal Student Loans626 47%$3,616,349$5,777
Other Student Loans78 6%$951,905$12,204

Financial Aid by Income Level

The following table summarizes the number of schools receiving financial aid and its average amount by income levels at Rutgers University-Newark.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$12,304,618$12,195
0 - $30,000437 437$7,102,886$16,254
$30,001 - $48,000214 211$3,209,917$15,000
$48,001 - $75,000172 160$1,601,277$9,310
$75,001 - $110,00096 54$330,410$3,442
$110,001 - more90 11$60,128$668

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At Rutgers University-Newark, for the first-time/full-time students, 1,226 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 92 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate1,226
Out-of-State Rate92
Un-known1

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At Rutgers University-Newark, 338 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 68 students live off-campus. In addition, 480 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus338
Living Off-Campus68
Living with Family480
Un-known32