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Financial Aid

Applying for Aid

How am I going to pay for school? To receive Financial Aid you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
School Code: 001361

FAFSA

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

Apply for FASFA

Scholarships

As part of the application process, Freshman entering NJC should fill out the General Scholarship application. There are also many other opportunities to apply for scholarships. 
To learn more, visit our Scholarship section.

Payment Plans

NJC has an available payment plan through Nelent Business Solutions. NBS is a no-interest way to pay your college expenses.
Learn more about NBS 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.