After you log in to the HESAA web site, select "Students & Parents" and then click "School Code Change" to update the college you will attend or complete the bottom portion of the SEN noting the correct institution and mail the entire form to:
NJ HESAA Grants & Scholarships P.O. Box 540 Trenton NJ 08625 OR fax the SEN to: 609-588-2228.
Contact the campus financial officer for assistance in submitting corrections to HESAA. The campus is required to submit changes to HESAA by November 15 for the fall term and March 15 for the spring term.
Note: These deadlines also apply to the NJ STARS and NJ STARS II Programs.
If you already receive TAG for college, you must file earlier -- June 1 preceding the academic year for which your aid is requested.
2013 - 2014 Academic Year
Renewal TAG recipients
June 1, 2013
All other applicants (Fall semester or full academic year)
October 1, 2013
All other applicants (Spring semester only)
March 1, 2014
2013 - 2014 Academic Year
2014 - 2015 Academic Year *
*2014-2015 FAFSA's may not be filed until January 1, 2014
NOTE: These are the deadlines by which the FAFSA must be RECEIVED by the processor (not postmarked).
Additional Note: These deadlines also apply to the NJ STARS and NJ STARS II Programs.
An AIR is used to request information required to complete your State grant record and to determine State grant eligibility. The AIR and any supporting documentation requested must be returned to HESAA at the address below as soon as possible, but no later than November 15 for the fall term and March 15 for the spring term.
NJ HESAA Grants and Scholarships P.O. Box 540 Trenton NJ 08625
Fax the AIR to: 609-588-2228
November 15th for the fall term
March 15th for the spring term
NOTE: These deadlines also apply to the NJ STARS and NJ STARS II Programs.
The “New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship II” Program is a continuation of the NJ STARS Program that provides successful county college graduates with an opportunity to pursue a baccalaureate degree at a New Jersey four-year public institution of higher education. The amount of the NJ STARS II award varies depending upon the student's cumulative GPA, the amount of other Federal and State aid received and the tuition charges for up to 18 credits per semester.
Students must complete their associate degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher.
To be considered for NJ STARS II, students must file a FAFSA each year within established New Jersey State deadlines. Contact your four-year public college or university for more information or click here to view more facts about NJ STARS II.
The “New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship” Program is a State initiative designed to provide access to higher education for some of the State's high achieving students. Students who graduated in the top 15.0% of their high school class may be eligible to receive up to five semesters of tuition and approved fees at their local county college.
To be considered for NJ STARS, students must file a FAFSA each year within established New Jersey State deadlines. Contact your local county college for more information on eligibility requirements or click here to view more facts about NJ STARS.