You can attend Mercer County Community College tuition-free* through
New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship
Graduate in the top 15% of your high school class
Achieve the required score on the college placement test to determine college readiness
Complete a rigorous high school course of study
Enroll in an associate degree program and sign up for at least 12 college-level credits
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), although NJ STARS eligibility is not based upon financial need.
Complete the NJ Additional State Questions through www.njfams.hesaa.org.
Submit a final official copy of high school transcript with class rank to the Office of Financial Aid
*up to 18 credits per semester, up to five semesters (provided all academic criteria are met)
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NJ STARS Forms