When it comes to choosing a college we know cost vs. outcomes is the most important factor. Financing a college education is one of the biggest investments students and their family may make, so it pays to be certain you’re getting the most value for your money.
- AJU College of Arts & Sciences’ intimate class sizes, 7:1 student to faculty ratio, distinguished professors, academic support, and personal career services guide students towards professional success in life.
- AJU College of Arts & Sciences charges the same tuition for in-state as well as out-of-state students. While over 98% of students receive AJU aid, all applicants have equal access to merit and need-based scholarships, grants, and loans.
- The tuition for one semester is $14,496 (Academic Year 2016-17), which is 1/3 of the average cost of private university tuition at comparable southern California institutions.
American Jewish University is pleased to offer merit based scholarships to incoming full-time undergraduate students (both first-year and transfer students). These scholarships are separate from need-based financial aid.
General scholarships of $2,500 to $5,000 are awarded to students committed to academic excellence, leadership, and involvement in their respective communities. No separate application is necessary and these scholarships are awarded to students upon acceptance.
The Board of Directors scholarship and the Presidential scholarship offer partial to full tuition scholarships to qualified students.
Financial aid based on need is offered to students who qualify. To apply for state and federal need-based financial aid, applicants must submit the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA). Your FAFSA results will determine if you are eligible for the California State Grant (CA resident only, filing deadline March 2nd), federal grants and loan programs, as well as on-campus work-study.
Additional AJU need-based tuition grants may also be available based on eligibility. Eligibility for financial aid is determined by the FAFSA. To complete your FAFSA, go to: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov. The AJU College federal code number is 002741.
Additional Financial Aid information is available here