Rutgers-Camden is fairly generous with merit aid, or at least they were 3 years ago. I would think these stats would work for that merit aid. You could also look at Rowan University, as they are ge… (View Post)
I would say that Rowan is a rapidly growing campus, and that while it is not beautiful (TCNJ is beautiful), it is functional and well focused on the academics (as opposed to on Big Ten sports).
Ro… (View Post)
From our experience (Gates Millennium Scholar winner 2015) it isn't just stats that win.
It is what gets you in the door, but your responses to the essay and interview questions, your actions, is … (View Post)
My experience is no free/reduced price lunch = no Pell grant eligibility.
I am also of the strong opinion to do the research and narrow your list of candidate schools sharply. Don't was… (View Post)
I am also from NJ.
In my opinion, you should start by living at home and commuting. Either go to community college or to a school that is closer to you than you said Rutgers is.
Do that for two … (View Post)