Applying for NJ State Financial Aid


Applying for NJ State Financial Aid

New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA)

In order to be considered for state aid, New Jersey Residents will need to complete the FAFSA application before April 15 of each year.  Students will then need to complete the “New Jersey State Grant Questions” found at and notify HESAA that they will be attending Rowan University.

Students will need to submit this information online to ensure that Rowan is notified of any state aid that the student may be eligible for.

In order to submit this information, please follow these steps:

  1. Visit the HESAA website:
    • You will need to register and log in to use HESAA’s online services
  2. Click on the link that says Answer New Jersey State Grant Questions
    • Be sure to add Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey as your school choice. Our school code is 002609.
  3. Click “Submit”

NJ State/HESAA Aid Programs

Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF)
Tuition Aid Grant (TAG)
Governor's Urban Scholarship (GUS)

HESAA Contact Information:

Phone: 800-792-8670 or 609-584-4480

Mailing Address: PO Box 545, Trenton, NJ 08625-0545

General Email Address: