You will automatically be considered for loans if you indicated that you were interested in a student loan on the FAFSA.   A Federal Direct Stafford Loan will be included in your financial aid package, however you must be registered for at least 6 credits before a student loan is certified for you.  New borrowers are required to complete a Master Promissory Note and online Entrance Counseling


First-time borrowers must sign the Master Promissory Note (MPN) electronically with your FSA-ID.  The funds for the Direct Student Loan come directly from the federal governemnt.  If at any time you have questions on loan processing or your ability to receive loan funds, you are strongly encouraged to contact the Financial Aid Office.