皇冠6686体育 offers a diverse portfolio of loan options to its graduate students. The most frequently used loan for graduate students is the Federal Stafford Loan. We also offer Grad PLUS, 健康 Professions and 私人教育贷款s. 学生 are notified in their award letter how to request their loan funds. First-time Stafford Loan borrowers will be required to complete entrance counseling and a Master Promissory Note (MPN) before their loans will disburse. You may complete your entrance counseling online at studentaid.政府. Your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) ID will be needed to complete the entrance counseling and MPN requirements.
A student must submit a completed FAFSA to Samford in order to access funding through a Stafford Loan whose amounts vary by program of study, 大多数学生有资格获得20美元,每年500. Pharmacy students may receive an additional $12,每年500 (total of $33,000 annually). Pharmacy students taking required summer courses after the completion of their third year may receive an additional $4,167在夏季学期.
Eligibility for the Stafford Loan is determined by the FAFSA and the number of hours in which the student is enrolled. A student must be enrolled at least half-time to be eligible for disbursement. Please consult with your Samford One Stop advisor to determine how many hours constitutes half-time status for your degree program.
When you receive a Stafford Loan for the first time, you must complete entrance counseling and a Master Promissory Note (MPN), which is a legal document in which you promise to repay your loan and any accrued interest and fees to the U.S. 教育部. It also explains the terms and conditions of your loan. In most cases, one MPN may be used for all Stafford Loans you receive over multiple years of study. You may complete entrance counseling and sign your MPN at studentaid.政府. 您将需要您的FAFSA ID访问网站.
For additional information concerning the Federal Direct Stafford Loan Program, please visit the U.S. 教育部的网站 斯塔福德贷款或联系一站式服务.
The 研究生 PLUS Loan is available to any graduate student with acceptable credit who has submitted a FAFSA. These loans are typically used to close the gap between net costs after all other aid has been paid to a student’s account and what a student can pay out of pocket. The maximum amount available may not exceed the student’s cost of attendance and may be limited by the borrower’s credit rating.
For additional information concerning the 研究生+贷款, please visit the U.S. 教育部的网站 on 研究生+贷款s or contact your advisor in the One Stop.
学生 enrolled in the McWhorter School of Pharmacy at Samford may be eligible for a Federal 卫生行业贷款. Please contact your advisor in the Samford One Stop for additional information and requirements.
Eligibility for the 护士教师贷款 (NFL) is determined by the One Stop and the 研究生 School of Nursing. Only students enrolled in eligible programs may be offered the NFL. A FAFSA application is required to determine a student’s eligibility. Funds are limited and are awarded on a first come first serve basis. Priority is given to currently enrolled graduate nursing students. For information about how to begin the application process for the NFL, 请联系护理学校.
Another financing option available is the 私人教育贷款 (private loan). 这些贷款是由国家, 区域, and local lending institutions who exist to assist you in affording your college education. Many of these lenders are well known and you may already be utilizing one of them for your personal banking needs. The loan products offered by these lenders vary. 因此, we encourage you to thoroughly explore all options related to private loans and compare them to federal loans.
Samford provides two options for loan comparison. 一个是由一家叫做 可信的 另一个是由一家叫 榆树. 可信的 就像学生贷款的独木舟. You will be able to compare interest rates for loans designed specifically for the borrower and then apply for the loan that best meets the needs of the borrower. 榆树 is a historical listing of loan providers who have served our students in recent history. Borrowers will have the opportunity to compare loan options for the lenders included in this historical listing. More additional information, please contact your Samford One Stop advisor.