Student loans can be an important source of funds to a college student. Different loans have different requirements and benefits. Students receiving loans from PTCC are expected to follow the Student Loan Code of Conduct.
StudentLoans.gov -- This site is a student's source for information from the U.S. Department of Education and details how to manage student loans.
Direct Student Loans are either subsidized or unsubsidized. A student may receive a subsidized loan and an unsubsidized loan for the same enrollment period. Once the student's financial aid application is complete, a student will receive a financial aid award letter. The award letter will show a student his or her direct loan eligibility.
If you need additional assistance completing the loan process, please see How To Request a Student Loan.
Complete Direct Loan Exit Counseling. This is required for borrowers who have dropped below six credits or will be graduating. By completing this session, borrowers will gain a better understanding of the Direct Loan repayment process.