Federal Direct Stafford Student Loans

Financial Aid

Federal Stafford Loans have yearly limits. The limits are:

Dependent Undergraduates

Freshmen $3,500* plus an additional $2,000 unsubsidized
Sophomores $4,500* plus an additional $2,000 unsubsidized
Juniors & Seniors $5,500* plus an additional $2,000 unsubsidized
Maximum Limit $31,000* which no more than $23,000 can be subsidized
 

Independent Undergraduates

Freshmen $9,500* (not to exceed $3,500 subsidized per year)
Sophomores $10,500* (not to exceed $4,500 subsidized per year)
Juniors & Seniors $12,500* (not to exceed $5,500 subsidized per year)
Maximum Limit $57,000* which no more than $23,000 can be subsidized
 

Graduate Students

Graduate $20,500* (not to exceed $8,500 subsidized per year)
Maximum Limit $138,500* which no more than $65,500 can be subsidized

 

All students are required to complete a promissory note and entrance counseling. Please borrow responsibly.
 
The Federal Student loan is awarded during our awarding process. Loans are awarded based on need, after grants and scholarships are awarded. If awarded, students will have the option to accept, adjust or decline the federal student loan on SSB for Students.