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How To Apply

Use Your Federal Aid First

Always use available grant and scholarship aid before applying for a loan. When considering your loan options, remember to access your federal aid before applying for private loans. Federal loans usually have lower, fixed interest rates and more flexible repayment options than private loans. For more information, visit the U.S. Department of Education's Federal Aid website.
Federal Student Aid

  1. File your FAFSA
  2. Review your SAR
  3. Complete the verification process (if you are selected)
  4. Review your Award Letter
  5. Apply for additional alternative loans if necessary
  6. Sign your Master Promissory Note

 

1. File your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

2. Review your SAR (Student Aid Report)

3. Complete the Verification Process (if selected)

4. Review your Award Letter

5. Apply for additional alternative loans if necessary

If you still need additional funding after you have borrowed your full eligibility under the federal student loan programs, or if you do not meet the eligibility requirements for federal loan programs, you should pursue an alternative loan from a private lender.

If you obtain alternative loans from private lenders:

6. Sign your Master Promissory Note (MPN)