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How do I get a federal student loan?
How to get a federal student loan Start by submitting the FAFSA Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, to find out how much financial aid you may qualify for, such as grants,…
What if I need more money for college?
If you need more money, you can turn to an unsubsidized, Parent PLUS, or private loan. Federal Direct Unsubsidized loans are available to undergrad or graduate level students regardless of financial need. You can borrow up to your limit but no more than the result of subtracting the cost of attendance from any financial aid you are receiving.
How do I choose the best student loans for me?
If you want to pay the least in interest overall, you should put all of your extra money toward your student loan with the highest interest rate first. Start by making a list of each of your student loans and their interest rates.
How to apply for student loans as a parent?
To apply for federal student loans, you’ll need to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal Direct PLUS Loans Federal Direct PLUS loans are available to parents of dependent undergraduate students, as well as to graduate or professional students enrolled in school at least half time.