Financial Aid Resources

ScarletHub Overview

ScarletHub provides students information regarding financial aid, billing and payment, registration, records, admissions, and upcoming deadlines in one place.


Scarlet$ense: Your Path to Financial Empowerment

Welcome to Scarlet$ense, a dynamic and all-encompassing money management toolkit tailor-made for the Rutgers student community. Comprised of a diverse array of resources, including engaging in-person workshops, enlightening seminars, and an interactive online hub of self-paced modules, Scarlet$ense is your partner in navigating the world of financial management. Recognizing the significance of early financial education for students, Scarlet$ense has been meticulously crafted to equip you with the essential knowledge and practical skills to effectively manage your personal finances. Whether you’re aiming to conquer day-to-day budgeting, plan for future investments, or achieve your long-term financial aspirations, Scarlet$ense is here to guide you every step of the way.

Backed by research demonstrating the transformative impact of financial literacy on students’ lives, Scarlet$ense is not just a program, but a commitment to your financial success. Understanding the unique financial challenges faced by students, the Office of Financial Aid is here to empower you with the tools needed to make informed decisions, secure your financial future, and thrive. As you embark on this journey with Scarlet$ense, you are not alone. Our dedicated team is enthusiastic about supporting your financial wellbeing and ensuring you have the resources to build a secure and prosperous future. Your dreams and ambitions matter, and together, we look forward to fostering a community of financially savvy individuals through the Scarlet$ense program.

Online Presence:
The Office of Financial Aid–New Brunswick is proud to partner with our third-party vendor Financial Avenue to provide free access to the following online, self-paced money management courses:

  • Psychology of Money
  • Foundations of Money
  • College and Money
  • Loan Guidance
  • Debt and Repayment
  • Earning Money
  • Spending and Borrowing
  • Credit
  • Future of Money and Investing


To register as a first-time user of the online courses, please follow the instructions below:
  • Click on the registration link.
  • Enter your valid Rutgers ScarletMail email address.
  • Enter your full name (first and last).
  • Financial Avenue/Canvas will send a confirmation link to your ScarletMail email address provided. Click the link to complete registration and set a password.
    Note: The Rutgers Financial Avenue Canvas account is separate from your Rutgers Canvas account.


Collaboration and Presentation Requests:
Please send requests to


Upcoming Scarlet$ense Events

Fall 2023:
  • September 28: Finances and Academic Success – Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) and its affect on financial aid
  • October 25: Psychology of Money – Understanding what affects your financial decisions
  • November 8: Budgeting, Saving, and Investing workshop – Learning how to manage money and make it work for you
  • November 15: How to Grow and Build Credit – Learning the essentials of a good credit score
  • December 6: Loan Guidance and Loan Forgiveness – Learning all about student loans and forgiveness programs


Upcoming Workshops

Fall 2023:
  • Student Success Week Workshops: September 20 (How Financial Aid Impacts Student Success), September 26 (Budgeting, Saving, and Investing), and September 28 (How to Build and Grow Credit)
  • Scarlet$ense Money Management Workshops: October 2-6 (Registration link available soon)
  • CAP’s Wellness Workshops (via Zoom): October 17 (How Financial Stress Impacts Student Success) and October 19 (Psychology of Money)