About Kean University
On Campus Housing
Kean University was established in 1855 and is one of the largest university in New Jersey. It is a public university and was granted the status in 1997. The school produces more teachers than any other university in the state.
The university aims at the intellectual, cultural, and personal growth of all its members - students, faculty, and professional staff. It prepares students to think critically, creatively, and logically in order to adapt to the changing societal, academic, professional, and corporate climate and to serve as active and contributing members of a global community.
The university has a total population of 14,056 students which includes 10,161 full-time students and 3,909 part-time students. The student to faculty ratio of the institute is 17:1 with a graduation rate of 50%.
The institute offers more than 50 bachelor’s programs with more than 60 doctoral, masters and certificate programs. It also offers 8 online programs so the students can learn from anywhere based on their own schedules.
Kean University Accreditation
The university is accredited and is recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education to provide various online and on-campus programs.
According to USNews, Kean University is ranked,
129-170 in Regional Universities North.
41 in Top Performers on Social Mobility
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
From the table above, it is very clear that the tuition at Kean University is pretty affordable and is very easy to pay with available financial assistance by KU.
The average annual cost to attend the university is $9,740 while the net price is $17,067. In addition to the above cost following expenses must be considered:
Kean University Tuition Room and Board costs around $14,470, Books and Supplies is $1,384 and Other Fees is around $2,608.
The total one year cost that could incur for a student to attend Kean is $30,475.
To know more about tuition in-state, cost per credit, cost of attendance, and more. We suggest you visit our tuition and fees page.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$76,062 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The university provides financial assistance to the student in need. The students can utilize these aid to pay fees and meet other academic needs and reduce their financial burden.
Financial assistance is provided in the form of scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study programs. Eligibility for these provisions varies from academic performance to nationality and citizenship.
Eligible students who wish to avail of these facilities are required to fill out the FAFSA and determine eligibility.
Kean University federal school code is 002622.
A student would receive $7,510 every year as an average financial aid amount. A student would also be entitled to receive a total need-based scholarships/grants amounting to $19,250.
The various financial aids provided are in the following forms:
Gift Aid comes around $7,510.
State Aid ranges around $5,290.
Federal Grants come around $4,960.
Institutional Aid ranges around $2,124.
Kean University Financial Aid Office
Office of Financial Aid & Scholarship Services
Center for Academic Success (CAS)
Fax - (908) 737-3200
Email - email@example.com
Kean University Financial Aid Number
Telephone - (908) 737-3190