Apply for a Federal Direct Loan

What Category of Student Borrower Are You?

 Select the appropriate category below, and follow the steps required to obtain a Federal Direct Loan.  If you need assistance determining your category contact us at finaid@emcc.edu.

Category 1

First-Time attending EMCC

Category 2

Returning to EMCC

(within last 3 years)

Category 3

Transfer Students

Borrowed Federal Direct Loan

at another college prior to

Fall 2014 or Spring 2015

1. Complete Entrance Counseling www.studentloans.gov
(use your FAFSA PIN)2. Complete Master Promissory Note www.studentloans.gov
(use your FAFSA PIN)3. Create a $ALT Account www.saltmoney.org

4. Complete & Return a Federal Direct Loan Borrower Request Form

1. Complete Financial Aid Awareness Counseling
www.studentloans.gov
(use your FAFSA PIN)2. Complete Master Promissory Note if not completed in last 10 years,
www.studentloans.gov3. Create a $ALT Account www.saltmoney.org

4. Provide National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) Loan History Page
www.nsldsed.gov

Complete & Return a Federal Direct Loan Borrower Request Form

1. Complete Entrance Counseling www.studentloans.gov
(use your FAFSA PIN)2. Create a $ALT Account www.saltmoney.org3. Provide National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) Loan History Page 1 www.nsldsed.gov

4. Complete & Return a Federal Direct Loan Borrower Request Form

 

For more information on student loans go to our 2014-2015 Guide to Federal Direct and Alternative Loans