New Jersey City University

2039 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07305
(201) 200-2000

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 10172

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $10,852.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $26,366.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $34,938.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 390 480
SAT Math 410 500
SAT Writing
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 90%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 73%
Average Federal Grant $4,791.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 60%
Average state aid $5,479.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 9%
Average institutional aid $4,917.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 48%
Average student loan $5,448.00
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions
Art Teacher Education
Art/art Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences
Business Administration and Management
Computer and Information Sciences
Corrections and Criminal Justice
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Educational Psychology
Educational/Instructional Technology
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Geology/Earth Science
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Homeland Security
Homeland Security, law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Marketing/Marketing Management
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Performance
Music Teacher Education
Political Science and Government
Reading Teacher Education
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
School Psychology
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Urban Education and Leadership
Women's Studies

New Jersey Scholarships

Novartis Oncology Survivorship Fund
Annual award for a student seeking to initiate or complete a course of study that has been interrupted or delayed by a diagnosis of cancer or other life threatening disease. Student must plan to attend Rutgers University in New Jersey, have demonstrated financial need, and must maintain an overall 3.0 GPA. Applicant must sign an agreement to complete 20 hours of community service for the year the award will be dispensed and provide Patient Advocate Foundation with confirmation when it is completed. Submit essay with application packet. more...
Caroline Thorn Kissel Summer Environmental Studies Scholarship
Annual award for undergraduate or graduate students enrolled at a postsecondary institution majoring in Environmental Studies. Students must be U.S. citizens and New Jersey residents pursuing studies in New Jersey or non-New Jersey residents pursuing studies in New Jersey or other surrounding waters. An essay must be included with application packet. more...
Edith Robinson Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for New Jersey residents who are undergraduate students attending Russell Sage College pursuing a bachelor's degree in Education. Applicants must show academic achievement and need. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Nestor J. MacDonald Scholarship
Annual award for undergraduate students who have caddied at New Jersey State Golf Association (NJSGA) member clubs and are enrolled full-time at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, leadership skills, and service as a caddie. Students whose parents are members of a private golf club are not eligible. Award amount may vary. Renewable. more...
George F. Kugler, Jr. Scholarship
Annual award for second or third year graduate students enrolled in a law school in New Jersey pursuing a Law degree. Selection based on academic achievement and financial need. Preference given to students whose interest is in public service law. Nonrenewable. more...
John J. & Anna C. Witmer Memorial Scholarship
Annual award for resident of northern New Jersey who is a Catholic, entering freshman student accepted to Manhattan College in New York. Due date and award amount varies. Renewable; with satisfactory progress. more...
Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholarship
Scholarship for freshmen accepted at Rider University who are designated as New Jersey Distinguished Scholars (Non-Urban Category). Due date and number of awards may vary. Renewable. more...
Area VII Physicians Review Organization Scholarships
Scholarship for residents of Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean or Somerset counties, New Jersey who are undergraduate and graduate students attending Rutgers University and are Pharmacy majors. Applicants must be U.S. citizens/permanent residents. Selection based on merit and financial need. Due date, award amount and number of awards may vary. more...
Isaac Roth Newspaper Carrier Scholarship Program
Scholarship for adult or youth newspaper carriers, or children of adult carriers who deliver papers for a New Jersey newspaper enrolling/enrolled in full-time undergraduate studies. Applicants who are children of adult carriers or youth carriers must be at least 14 years of age, adult carriers must be at least 18 years of age, carrier's sponsoring newspaper must be a member of the New Jersey Press Association, and the carrier must have been on a route with the same newspaper for at least two years prior to May 1st of application year. Selection based on citizenship, scholastic achievement, route management and an essay. Nonrenewable. more...
Outstanding Scholars Recuitment Program
Scholarship for New Jersey residents who are undergraduate students attending Caldwell College. Applicants must have been New Jersey residents for twelve consecutive months and a minimum SAT score of 1350. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...

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