The rent is due on the first (1st) day of each month as payment in advance for that month’s rent.
Rent is payable by check or money order:
Office of Housing and Residence Life
91 Bleeker Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Late or Non-Payment of Rent
a) Rent should be paid by the first (1st) of every month to avoid late charges.
b) Rutgers will not issue a warning to the Student if rent is received late or not received. Failure to pay rent on time is a violation of the student’s lease and may result in removal of the Occupants from the Apartment.
c) Students who fail to pay rent on time are subject to the following penalties; a charge of twenty-five ($25.00) dollars will be imposed if the monthly rent is received and validated after 4:30 p.m. on the fifth (5th) day of any month (Preceding Friday if the 5th day is a Saturday, Sunday, or Holiday). A charge of fifty ($50.00) dollars will be imposed if the monthly rent is received and validated after the 10th day and before the 15th day. As of the 15th day of the month, a hundred ($100.00) dollar fee is imposed.
1) Hold on Registration/Transcript. Rutgers may place a “hold” on the registration and/or academic records of the Student if the rent has not been paid within five (5) days of its due date. Holds will only be moved after charges have been paid in full buy cash or money order.
a) The student is responsible for full amount of rent during the full term of his/her current Lease agreement.
b) This responsibility continues if the Student vacates the apartment or if Rutgers removes the student. All unpaid rent will become immediately due and payable, at Rutgers option. The student will not be entitled to any excess rental income resulting from the re-renting of the apartment.