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Rutgers University-New Brunswick 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

$6,258 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
79% of students receive aid
32% get federal aid ($4,590 avg)
27% get state aid ($6,821 avg)
48% get institn'l aid ($6,258 avg)
60% get loans ($8,042 avg)

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Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $11,392 55%
Federal Grant Aid $4,590 32%
Pell Grants $4,251 31%
Other Federal Grants $1,353 8%
Institution Grant Aid $6,258 48%
State Grant Aid $6,821 27%
Student Loans $8,042 60%
Federal Loans $5,785 60%
Other Loans $14,357 10%

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
  • Tyler from Chicago, IL
  • Jan-13-2015 I am a current student here

    Rutgers is definitely worth the tuition. Our terrific dining services, convenient bus system, and fun and diverse environment make for an amazing college experience for any student.

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  • 3
  • Tina from Millville, NJ
  • Jan-07-2015 I am a current student here

    I would consider this cheaper than other schools, but I feel like college is just a trend and you're in it for the experience and the paper.

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  • 4
  • Gabby
  • Jul-09-2014 I am a current student here

    There are plenty of places to dine off campus, have fun off campus, but is still in the campus range. Many stores accommodate for the Rutgers students, such as discounts and freebies.

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