Tuition + Aid
  • Paying for College

    We’re here to help you understand the financial aid process — and make college happen.

    We want to make your education affordable ... I look forward to welcoming you one day to JWU.”
    - Ken DiSaia, Admissions

    What Does JWU Cost?

    Much less than you think — thanks to our aid programs.

    Your Tuition + Fees - Average Combined Aid Package = Your Estimated Balance

    90% of JWU students receive some form of financial aid.  

    Financial Aid 101

    Applying for aid is easier than you think. We’re here to help every step of the way with:

    • How to apply
    • Simple FAFSA steps
    • Calendar
    • Financial planners
    • Answers to your questions
    JWU has allocated $140 million in institutional aid for 2013-14.

    Scholarships + Grants

    We offer JWU aid from $500 to full tuition — and you don’t have to repay them.

    Emeril Lagasse Scholarship Winners Celestina Brunetti, Tran Nguyen + Ashley Bishop with University Chancellor John Bowen + Emeril (far right)

    I knew JWU was the perfect fit —
    the scholarship I received was the
    icing on the cake.”
    – Elsa Tavares '15

    Work Through College

    Earn money working on campus, and find jobs through JWU.

    Students like Leo earn money by working on campus as resident assistants (RAs).

    Work on campus.