July 15 is 2010 Federal Loan Application Deadline

July 15, 2010 at 5:42 am

Important Federal and Private Loan Requirements for the 2010-2011 Academic Year:  July 15 2010 Federal Loan Application Priority Deadline

ALL Students and/or Parents MUST complete a Direct Loan Electronic Master Promissory Note and Entrance Counseling in order to receive the Federal Stafford and Federal Parent Plus Loans. USC Upstate will convert from the Federal Family Education Loan Program to the Federal Direct Loan Program beginning with the Fall 2010 semester. Student and/or parents will be required to complete a NEW Master Promissory Note AND new borrowers are required to complete loan entrance counseling at the Federal Direct Loan website www.studentloans.gov which may cause a delay in receiving federal loan funds for the 2010-2011 academic year. APPLY BY JULY 15 to ensure your federal loan funds will be available to pay your charges.  Please call the Financial Aid Office 864-503-5340/800-277-8727 or e-mail us at finaid@uscupstate.edu if you have any questions.