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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$26,035 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,356 tuition
$11,412 on campus room & board
$1,550 books
$2,717 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$39,355 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$23,676 tuition
$11,412 on campus room & board
$1,550 books
$2,717 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,828 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
78% of students receive aid
29% get federal aid ($5,128 avg)
26% get state aid ($6,428 avg)
45% get institn'l aid ($5,828 avg)
60% get loans ($8,112 avg)

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Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $10,836 53%
Federal Grant Aid $5,128 29%
Pell Grants $4,295 29%
Other Federal Grants $973 26%
Institution Grant Aid $5,828 45%
State Grant Aid $6,428 26%
Student Loans $8,112 60%
Federal Loans $5,699 59%
Other Loans $13,645 11%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$1,000 y
$1,000 y
$20,175 - $80,700 y
$3,500 R
$8,000 R
$8,000 N N Y N
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Rutgers University-New Brunswick offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
83 Somerset St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1281
(732) 932-1766
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $333
Out of State $768


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Julie from Ridgefield, NJ
  • Mar-14-2014 I am a current student here

    This is definitely the best state school in New Jersey. There is no reason to pay the same amount and go to a state school that is less reputable than Rutgers.

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  • 5
  • Caroline from Monroe Township, NJ
  • Feb-01-2014 I am a current student here

    For in-state students, it is definitely worth going to. Rutgers is getting more competitive to get into and its only $25,000, which is more than half less than most colleges. You get professors who are really educated and have probably done research or work in that field.

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  • 4
  • Douvae from Highland Park, NJ
  • Jan-26-2014 I am a current student here

    The money is worth it. They give away so much free stuff. Food and all that you definitely see what the money is used for.

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