Types of Aid

Type of Aid  Annual Limit  Interest Rate  Net Fees  Eligility
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan $20,500 1

6.0% for 2017-18 (accrues from date of disbursement; fixed rate for the life of the loan but each year new rates will be established on July 1st for loans disbursed within that year based on the variable index rate) Int rate is TBD for 2016-17

 1.066% Meet federal requirements2
         
Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan COA - other aid 7.0% for 2017-18 (accrues from date of disbursement; fixed rate for the life of the loan but each year new rates will be established on July 1st for loans disbursed within that year based on the variable index rate) Int rate is TBD for 2016-17
 4.264% Meet federal requirements, and meet credit requirements2

       
Federal Work-Study Typical base award of $1,000

  Need-based, meet federal requirements2. Students may request an increase if necessary.


       

 

 

1  MPH Students may be eligible for up to $33,000 in Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan annually.

2  Students must complete FAFSA, submit all required documents to the Office of Financial Aid and be:  U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens, enrolled in degree-seeking program at least half-time, meeting standards of satisfactory academic progress, in compliance with Selective Service requirements (if male), and have no prior drug convictions during a period of enrollment for which the student was receiving Title IV aid.  In addition, borrowers must complete an online entrance interview AND complete a Master Promissory Note for each program prior to receiving funds from Federal Direct Sub/Unsub, GradPLUS, and/or a Federal Perkins loans. Net fees for the 2017-18 year are updated as of 10/01/2017.