Support for College Students

We understand that non-tuition costs like food, child care, and housing can impact the well-being and success of college students. We created this webpage to connect college students with resources and programs that are available in New Jersey.


  • Child Care

    Learn about programs that can help you pay for child care.

  • Food and Nutrition

    Find out if you are eligible to receive food assistance and how to apply.

  • Housing

    Discover resources available to help find and pay for housing.

  • Mental Health

    Learn more about mental health resources to stay healthy.

Related FAQs from the COVID-19 Information Hub

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    Last Updated: 01/21/2021
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  • Are child care centers open? Is there financial support for child care costs?

    Last Updated: 02/18/2021
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    Last Updated: 01/11/2021
    Eviction Protection and Assistance Your landlord cannot remove you from your home during this emergency. This moratorium on evictions will remain in place for up to two months after the end of this...
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