Please carefully follow the directions listed below to apply for federal student loans. All federal student loans will be made directly by the federal government through Direct Lending. If there are any unexpected changes in the procedures below, we will notify you.
The amount of any Federal Subsidized and/or Unsubsidized Stafford Loan listed on your Award Letter is the maximum amount you are eligible to borrow. You may borrow any amount up to this maximum amount and write the amount you wish to borrow on the Award Letter. Please initial after the amount you wish to borrow.
You must have your pin number handy. This is the pin you used to complete the FAFSA. If you cannot remember your pin number, follow the instructions on the website to obtain a new pin. Make sure to read all the information provided on the sidebar on the left side of the website.
Step 2. Next, all students are required to complete an Entrance Interview to obtain a federal Stafford Loan. Located on the left sidebar under Counseling.
Step 3. Finally, to process your loan, complete a Master Pomissory Note also located on the left sidebar of the Direct Lending website.