HESAA, the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority, is the only New Jersey state agency with the sole mission of providing students and families with financial and informational resources for students to pursue their education beyond high school.
A brief list of our programs and services appears below. For more information, please see our Annual Report.
Need-based financial aid grants
New Jersey’s 529 college savings plan
New Jersey’s supplemental family loan program
State and federal loan redemption programs
Statewide outreach sessions to raise awareness of financial literacy as well as federal and state financial aid programs
Training sessions for New Jersey school counselors and college financial aid administrators
Publications, including the "State and Federal Financial Aid for Undergraduate and Graduate Students"