Loans & Financing Options

Federal Sources

Eligibility Requirements

Award Ranges

Federal Direct Stafford Loan Unsubsidized Program

This is a federally sponsored student loan for graduate/professional students. Interest will be paid by the borrower while the borrower is in school. However, students may opt to defer payment until they leave school.

Maximum Award: $20,500

Aggregate Loan Limit: $138,500

Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loans

This federally sponsored student loan is available to graduate/professional students who need assistance financing an education that is not covered by other forms of financial aid. Graduate PLUS Loans are available to credit worthy U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens. To process a Grad PLUS Loan a FAFSA must first be submitted and Stafford Loan eligibility must be utilized. 

May borrow up to cost of attendance less other financial aid.