FDU Grants

FDU Scholarships and Grants for Undergraduate Students

Financing your college education.
  • Up to $24,000 each year

    Merit scholarship awards are annually renewable for a total of four years for full-time students who maintain the required GPA. Scholarship awards are based on a 4.0 scale.

  • A completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is required. The form is available beginning October 1.

    Up to $25,000 each year

    Be sure to include FDU’s appropriate campus code when completing the FAFSA: 002607.

  • Scholarship awards for students transferring to Fairleigh Dickinson University.

    Phi Theta Kappa

    Phi Theta Kappa members who graduate from a regionally accredited two-year institution may qualify for an additional $2,000 award.

    • Recognizes transfer students who are Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) members; renewable for two years. 
    • Students need at least a GPA of 3.0 to qualify for the award.
    • Verification of PTK membership is required.
    • Candidates must have earned an associate degree.


    Each full-time transfer applicant is automatically considered for annual transfer awards of up to 50% of tuition.

    • Recognizes transfer students who have completed at least 24 transferable college credits.
    • Awards are renewable.
  • Grants and athletic scholarships can be combined with academic scholarships.

    Children of Alumni Grant

    $1,500 each year

    • Awarded to undergraduate children of FDU alumni.

    FDU Family Grant

    $1,500 each year

    • Families with two or more dependent children enrolled simultaneously at FDU receive a Family Grant for each student.

    Athletic Scholarship

    Amount varies

    • Rewards athletic abilities of students participating in NCAA Division I sports at FDU’s Metropolitan campus.

We are here to help.

For any questions about our scholarship and financial aid programs at FDU, please contact:

Contact Information

Office of Financial Aid

(973) 443-8700
Florham Campus
(201) 692-2363
Metropolitan Campus