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What Kind of John Jay Fin Aid Could You Get?

Most students won’t pay the advertised price of a school. Instead, they will be provided with a financial aid plan that includes a mix of scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study. But some kinds of aid are more desirable than others, and some students will get more than others.

What financial aid options does John Jay offer, and what will you qualify for? Keep scrolling for answers.

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What Percentage of Students Receive Financial Assistance?

$9,665.00 is the typical John Jay College of Criminal Justice’s first year financial aid package. A significant 95% of freshmen benefit from financial aid, with the main type being grants and scholarships.


Reducing the Cost of College

A financial aid package includes loans, grants, and scholarships. However, student loans have to be paid back, so they aren’t a true discount.

What About College Loans?

Worried about the student loans that might be part of a financing offer? View the average amount of debt per student at John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

In addition to scholarships, 90% of freshman students (1822 total) obtained federal grant aid, averaging $4,808.00 a piece.

Amount of John Jay Grants & Scholarships

The following scholarships and grants are composed of primarily federal grants, and some local and state grants.

90% of first years at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (1822 total) were awarded a federal grant, averaging $4,808.00.


Amount of Aid By Family Income

The table shows scholarship and grant allocations by income for first-year students receiving any type of federal Title IV assistance, including Federal PLUS loans.

Income LevelPercent of FreshmanAverage Assistance
Income 0-30k41.08%$12,761.00
Income 30k-48k15.32%$10,747.00
Income 48k-75k9.29%$5,738.00
Income 75k-110k1.73%$2,551.00
Income 110k +0.79%$873.00

Title IV Aid

The table above displays students who are getting Title IV aid, federal aid from the government including loans, grants or work-study. Get more info on Title IV here.

The Standard Undergraduate Receiving a Grant or Scholarship Obtains $9,665.00.

1909 John Jay undergrads obtain grant aid (this is about 95% of the entire undergraduate student population). The average amount these students receive is $9,665.00.

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