FEDERAL DIRECT LOAN LIMITS - GRADUATE
GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL STUDENTS   Limit for Unsubsidized Loans HEAL Limits Total
Graduate Professional Students    $                      20,500  $                      12,000  $                      32,500
Graduates in Public Health        
9 months    $                      20,500  $                      12,500  $                      33,000
10 months    $                      20,500  $                      13,889  $                      34,389
11 months    $                      20,500  $                      15,278  $                      35,778
12 months    $                      20,500  $                      16,677  $                      37,177
Medical/Dental School Students        
9 months    $                      20,500  $                      20,000  $                      40,500
10 months    $                      20,500  $                      22,222  $                      42,722
11 months    $                      20,500  $                      24,444  $                      44,944
12 months    $                      20,500  $                      26,667  $                      47,167
 
AGGREGATE LOAN LIMITS FOR MEDICAL, GRADUATE PROFESSIONAL STUDENTS     Total Limits for Unsubsidized Loans
Graduate Professional Students  $              138,500
Medical School Students  $              224,000
     
FEDERAL DIRECT LOAN LIMITS - UNDERGRADUATE
UNDERGRADUATE DEPENDENT STUDENTS                                                                                                     (whose parents were not denied a PLUS Loan) Combined Base Limits for Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans Additional Limit for Unsubsidized Loans HEAL Limits Total Limit for Unsubsidized Loans (minus subsidized amounts)
First-Year Undergraduate (Freshman)  $                         3,500  $                         2,000  N/A   $                         5,500
Second-Year Undergraduate (Sophomore)  $                         4,500  $                         2,000  N/A   $                         6,500
Third-Year and Beyond Undergraduate (Junior, Senior)  $                         5,500  $                         2,000  N/A   $                         7,500
Preparatory Coursework (for enrollment in an undergraduate program)  $                         2,625 $0  N/A   $                         2,625
Preparatory Coursework (for enrollment in a graduate/professional program)  $                         5,500 $0  N/A   $                         5,500
Teacher Certification Coursework  $                         5,500 $0  N/A   $                         5,500
UNDERGRADUATE INDEPENDENT STUDENTS                                                                                                 (and dependent students whose parents were denied a PLUS Loan) Combined Base Limits for Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans Additional Limit for Unsubsidized Loans HEAL Limits Total Limit for Unsubsidized Loans (minus subsidized amounts)
First-Year Undergraduate (Freshman)  $                         3,500 $6,000  N/A   $                         9,500
Second-Year Undergraduate (Sophomore)  $                         4,500 $6,000  N/A   $                      10,500
Third-Year and Beyond Undergraduate (Junior, Senior)  $                         5,500 $7,000  N/A   $                      12,500
Preparatory Coursework (for enrollment in an undergraduate program)  $                         2,625 $6,000  N/A   $                         8,625
Preparatory Coursework (for enrollment in a graduate/professional program)  $                         5,500 $7,000  N/A   $                      12,500
Teacher Certification Coursework  $                         5,500 $7,000  N/A   $                      12,500
 
AGGREGATE LOAN LIMITS FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS Limits for                       Subsidized Loans Additional Limit for Unsubsidized Loans   Total
DEPENDENT UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS                                                              (whose parents were not denied a PLUS LOAN)  $                      23,000  $                         8,000    $                      31,000
INDEPENDENTS UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS                                                        (and dependent students whose parents were Denied a PLUS Loan)  $                      23,000  $                      34,500    $                      57,500