A new state law opens up the opportunity for undocumented students enrolled in eligible New Jersey colleges and universities to apply for state financial aid.

The first step is to apply

Who should complete this application?
If you are not a United States citizen or eligible noncitizen and meet all of the following criteria;

  • Attended a New Jersey high school for at least three (3) years
  • Graduated from a New Jersey high school or received the equivalent of a high school diploma in New Jersey
  • Registered for Selective Service (male students only)
  • Are able to file an affidavit stating that you will file an application to legalize your immigration status or will file an application as soon you are eligible to do so

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Scholarships are available regardless of immigration status, click here to learn more.