New Jersey National Guard

A New Jersey resident who is currently an active member of the New Jersey National Guard or a child or spouse of an active member killed in the performance of military duty, is entitled to enroll in a maximum of 16 credits per semester without paying tuition.

Tuition-free enrollment is permitted only to the extent that federal and state financial aid does not cover tuition costs; however the appropriate financial aid forms must be filed and reviewed by a Financial Aid advisor.

Applicable fees must be paid by the student.

Any child or surviving spouse of a member of the New Jersey National Guard, who has completed Initial Active Duty Training and was killed in the performance of military duties while on Active Duty Training, shall be permitted to attend regularly-scheduled courses and receive up to 16 credits per semester tuition-free as per the “Higher Education Incentive Funding Act.