This form is to be completed by all students who wish to borrow a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS loan. The steps to obtaining a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS loan are listed below:
Complete and submit the form below.This form will be submitted to the Office of Financial Aid. Remember to select the loan period that corresponds to the amount of your loan request (ex. Fall and Spring, one half of your loan is disbursed each semester.) The Office of Financial Aid will transmit your loan request to the Direct Loan Servicer. To receive a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS loan, the borrower must have a good credit history. You will be notified directly from the Direct Loan Servicing Center of your credit decision. If your credit is not approved, you may be advised of a credit-worthy endorser option.
Complete a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Master Promissory Note (MPN) upon credit approval. Your correspondence from the Direct Loan Servicing Center will instruct you to complete your MPN at: Student Loans.gov. You will need your U.S. Department of Education PIN to sign onto the site. In most cases, your MPN is good for 10 years, and this step will only need to be completed once. The Direct Loan Servicer will notify us when you complete and sign your MPN.