Tuition & Fees
Up-to-date Tuition and Fees are available at SHP Tuition and Fees. Please note that Physician Assistant students pay for a maximum of 18 credits per semester. In addition, students may be held responsible for the cost of housing if assigned to a clinical rotation at a distant site. Participation in off-campus activities and clinical sites will necessitate that students have reliable transportation and a valid driver's licence.
Upon entrance into the PA Program, all students will be expected to purchase medical diagnostic equipment at an estimated cost of $1000.
Merit Scholarships are awarded by the School of Health Professions.
Financial Aid is available through Rutgers University. Veterans Education Assistance benefits are available to persons who qualify. Scholarships, grants, loans, and on-campus jobs are available for eligible applicants. Interested applicants should contact the Financial Aid Office at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at (732) 235-4689 for information.
Physician Assistant students are also eligible for several different federal loan repayment programs. Interested students should contact The National Health Service Corps, The Indian Health Service, and/or The U.S. Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Prisons for more information.
The booklet: "Financial Aid Resources for PA Students," can be obtained by calling the American Academy of Physician Assistants at (703) 836-2272. The cost is approximately $10.00.