Student Financial Services


Types of Student Loans

Various types of student loans to help you complete your education.

In addition to scholarships and grants, students may be eligible for federal student loans. Counseling is available to help all borrowers understand the costs and obligations that come with borrowing a Direct Loan, GRAD PLUS OR PLUS Loan, and to assist you in making careful decisions about taking on student loan debt.  For information please visit

Expand the sections below to access specific criteria for eligibility, application process, loan amounts, special provisions and notification schedule.

Note about non-degree, certificate programs: Please consult with the Office of Student Financial Services about aid eligibility for non-degree, certificate programs as aid eligibility may differ from what is available to students enrolled in programs leading to a degree.

All information is current as of August 22, 2016; interest rates and loan fees could be subject to changes implemented by the United States Congress.

The following loan provisions apply to the 2016-2017 academic year.

» Visit the Frequently Asked Questions section for more information about student loans.


For further information, please contact:

Office of Student Financial Services
Levermore Hall, Lower Level
p – 516.877.3080
p – ext. 2240 (on campus only)
f – 516.877.3380
e –

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