Financial Literacy

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New Jersey Institute of Technology has teamed with a nonprofit organization American Student Assistance (ASA) to deliver a FREE program for all students and alumni. SALT is an online resource that helps students finance a higher education, manage debt and build money skills while in college and long after.

SALT can help you with:

  • Tracking and managing your student loans
  • Finding scholarships, internships and jobs
  • Repayment options
  • Loan advice from SALT experts through online chat or by phone
  • SALT Community- Peer-to-peer support
  • SALT Courses- an online learning resource

Activate your SALT membership today!

Have questions about managing your loans?

Call loan support at 877.523.9473 or email loanhelp@saltmoney.org

Need help with your membership?

Call member support at 855.469.2724 or email membersupport@saltmoney.org

Questions about Financial Literacy?

Contact the office at finaid@njit.edu or at 973.596.3479


Other Literacy Options

USA Funds Life Skills® is a Web-based financial literacy and student success program provided at no cost. The program equips students to manage their time and money wisely during school and after graduation. The program also allows schools to track students’ progress, assess their knowledge of key personal finance and student success concepts and measure behavioral changes by measuring gains in knowledge, capturing attitude and planned action after lesson completion, and tracking students’ application of the concepts and tools in the months following completion. To begin using this free financial literacy tool access the following brochure and learn how to create an account: USA Funds Brochure

Furthermore, take advantage of the USA Funds Student Loan Repayment Calculator which allows you to compare monthly payments, total loan costs and more. USA Funds Student Loan Repayment Calculator allows borrowers to compare monthly payments, total loan costs and payback schedules under all the repayment options available to federal student loan borrowers, including Income-Based Repayment and Pay as You Earn options. Click the link to begin  using the loan repayment calculator:  Student Loan Repayment Calculator

Should you have any questions about Financial Literacy, please contact the office at finaid@njit.edu  or at 973.596.3479.