Financial Aid News & Events

2017-2018 FAFSA Workshops

The Student Financial Aid Services (SFAS) is going to be hosting workshops to assist students and their families with the completion of the 2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA); details are below: 

  • Wed. April 12, 2017 4:30-5:30 Mall PC36
  • Sat. April 29, 2017 9:00-12:00 Mall PC39 

Verification of Presence (Attendance) Frequently Asked Questions

Higher Education Tax Benefits

The Peter A. Jensen Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Purpose of Scholarship: To provide financial assistance (tuition and fees) to two students who are active in Greek Life and campus activities.

Qualifications Pertaining to Recipient(s)

  1. Must be active in Greek Life.
  2. Must be active in additional campus activities.
  3. Financial need will be taken into consideration.

Understandings Pertaining to the Administration of Scholarship (for internal control and administration use):

  • The recipient will be selected by a committee of Pi Kappa Phi Alumni selected by the Chapter.  The Director of Financial Aid must concur.
  • Qualified candidates may submit an email of interest with attached resume to:

Student Financial Aid Services (SFAS)  Newsletters

Curious about financial aid and how it works? Wondering how you're going to pay for your education? Or maybe you'd simply like to know what happens after you file your FAFSA. Find the answers you want in our downloadable semester newsletter.

Do You Want Free Money for 2017–2018?

Are you a NJ resident who has applied for financial aid? If so, the NJ Higher Education Student Assistance Authority’s (HESAA) needs more information from you.

If you are a NJ resident who has filed a 2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), you will be required to respond to HESAA’s e-mail request for additional information in order to be considered for NJ state aid programs, such as the Tuition Aid Grant (TAG) and the NJ STARS II. Dependent students will be asked to respond to three questions, and independent students will be asked an additional question regarding veterans' benefits.

The e-mail will include a direct link that you can click to begin the process, but why wait? Get a head start on your educational financing and go now to, click on the "Report Additional Information for State Aid” link, and enter your username and password. If you do not have one, you will need to create one. Once you have successfully signed into the HESAA system, enter the requested data. It’s never too soon to apply for free money!

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