Welcome to the Student Loan website. We are responsible for the administration (which consists of loan requirements such as master promissory note and entrance counseling) of Federal Student Loans which includes the Federal Direct Subsidized and/or Unsubsidized Loan (also known as a Stafford Loan), the Federal Direct Parent Plus Loan and the Federal Perkins Loan. For information on loan options and questions on loan awards, please contact the Office of Financial Aid.
Important Information for 2017-2018 Parent PLUS Loans
The process of applying for the Parent PLUS loan for the 2017-2018 academic year is an online process. For complete details please see the Federal Direct Parent Plus Loan Page
Important Information for Incoming Students
Any student that has been awarded a Direct Student Loan and/or a Perkins loan is required to complete Entrance Counseling and a Master Promissory Note. Emails are sent from the Student Loan office with instructions in the beginning of July. Please note that you will not be able to sign for these loans until after July 1 2017. Below are the links for the requirements. For further information see the Federal Direct Student Loans page or the Federal Perkins Loans page. Please note you will need your FSA ID to complete your requirements (see below).
Direct Loan Entrance Counseling & Master Promissory Note
Perkins Loan Entrance Counseling & Master Promissory Note
Important Information for Graduating Seniors
If you have been a recipient of Federal Direct Loans and/or Federal Perkins Loans while attending Providence College, it is mandatory that you complete online exit requirements for each loan.
The exit requirement for the Federal Direct Loan can be completed at https://studentloans.gov .
The exit requirement for your Federal Perkins Loan can be completed at www.myloancounseling.com .
Please check your Providence College email for instructions.
FSA ID Information
If you do not know your FSA ID you will need to visit the Federal Student Aid website at https://studentaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm. Once on this site, click on the tab labeled ‘Edit my FSA ID’. For assisatance, please contact the US Department of Education Direct Loans at (800)557-7394.