How am I going to pay for school?
Changes in Summer Aid: No 2nd Pell award for summer classes. Please stop in the financial aid office to see if you have remaining Pell grant or loan eligibility from fall and spring.
As part of the Application Process, you will fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Your Financial Aid award is based on a standard Federal formula that calculates the cost of attendance minus your family contribution. Family contribution takes into account family/student income, assets, age, family size, etc.
School Code: 001361
Regular Hours: 9:00am to 4:00pm
Summer Hours: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Apply for FAFSA here.
Want to know your aid estimate? Visit the FAFSA4cater website.
As part of the application process, Freshman entering NJC will fill out the General Scholarship application. There are also many other opportunities to apply for scholarships.
To learn more, visit our Scholarship section.
NJC has an available payment plan through FACTS Management Company. FACTS is a no-interest way to pay your college expenses.
Learn more about FACTS here.
Other Types of Aid
Upon receiving your award letter, you will find out if you have been awarded Grants, Loans, Work Study, or Scholarships.
Learn more about types of aid here.