Financial Aid

Rutgers University–Camden offers financial aid packages for qualifying undergraduate and graduate students that include scholarships, awards, grants, loans, work-study, and fellowships.

Types of Financial Aid


Grants—including Rutgers, federal, and state grants—are awarded to students based solely on financial need. To be considered for any Rutgers grants, you will need to complete the FAFSA.


A variety of interdisciplinary programs at Rutgers–Camden that feature studies focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion.


Rutgers students and their families might need to supplement their education finances. Several types of loans are available, so consider all options and find the loan that makes the most sense for you.

Student Employment

Through the Federal Work Study Program (FWSP) and the Job Location and Development Program (JLDP), the Rutgers Student Employment Office helps students find jobs to earn their own money and gain work skills.

New Jersey Alternative Financial Aid Application

Through the New Jersey Tuition Equality Act, New Jersey Dreamers who are enrolled in eligible New Jersey colleges and universities can apply for state financial aid.


Information about hands-on education not only in the classroom, but also the real world through civic engagement, internships, learning abroad courses, research, and more.

Financial Aid Resources

Bridging the Gap

Through Bridging the Gap, supplemented by the Garden State Guarantee, you can greatly decrease or completely avoid student loan debt while working toward a Rutgers degree.

Office of Financial Aid

Assist students in planning for and meeting expenses associated with attendance at the university.

Student Accounting

Helps students with tuition payment plans, processes refunds, and provides other services related to students’ accounts.


Food assistance to families with low incomes to help them buy groceries through a benefits card accepted in most food retail stores and some farmers markets.

FAQ for College Students

NJ SNAP student eligibility FAQ.

Helpful Site to Screen for Eligibility

Visit NJ Helps to see if you are eligible for food assistance (SNAP), cash assistance (WFNJ/TANF or WFNJ/GA), and health Insurance (NJ FamilyCare/Medicaid). From there you can apply for services or learn about additional resources.