Students who wish to request aid while attending Rowan College should follow these guidelines.
Step 1: Apply for Federal Aid
To be awarded any financial aid at Rowan College, students first must be admitted into a degree-granting program at the College.
Federal Aid may be requested by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSASM) form online before the appropriate
In addition to completing the
FAFSASM form, each student must be sure Rowan College receives an electronic copy of his or her Student Aid Report (SAR), containing an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) from the Federal Processor. Rowan College's school code must be added: 006901.
Step 2: Apply for State Aid
State Aid should be requested by completing the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) form online before the appropriate
Step 3: Track Progress
Students should track the progress of Federal Aid and State Aid to ensure that each process has been completed. Approximately 30 percent of applicants are selected
Federal Verification. For example, the federal or state government may send a student a request via email or standard mail to submit additional documentation. Failure to comply with these requests before the appropriate deadlines could lead to unexpected delays.
Apply for Additional Sources of Aid
The Financial aid Programs section of this website provides a list of various programs (grants, loans, New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship — NJ STARS, Educational Opportunity Fund — EOF, scholarships, etc.) that should be reviewed. Click
HERE to start this review process by learning more about grants.