Financial Aid Resources

Students on laptops

To apply online for financial aid:

Apply for a PIN 
(U.S. Department of Education e-signature)

FAFSA on the Web 
U. S. Department of Education Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

For general information on funding college costs and student financial aid:

Student Aid on the Web 
(U.S. Department of Education website)

The Student Guide 

(U.S. Department of Education publication)

New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority

Tips on Filling out the FAFSA

Financial Aid Myths

Making the Most of Financial Aid Office Assistance

Determining The Amount of Aid

To investigate other free sources of assistance to meet educational costs:

FinAid, The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid 
FastWeb Scholarship Search

In addition, your State Higher Education agency may provide additional information on state and other sources of assistance. To contact your state agency, locate it in the listing on p. 35 of The Student Guide, 2009-10, published by the U.S. Department of Education.

Educational Opportunity Fund
(New Jersey Higher Education program)

New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship (NJ STARS)

To learn more about availability, terms and conditions of federal and alternative educational loans:

Mapping Your Future 
(college financing website)

National Student Loan Data System
(NSLDS) (U.S. Department of Education loan history database)

Dear Colleague Letter
United States Department of Education (The Under Secretary Letter)

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