Palm Beach Atlantic University participates exclusively in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan program, which is the U.S. Department of Education’s federal student loan program. The loans issued by this program are from the U.S. Department of Education, rather than by a traditional bank. You must submit a FAFSA each year to qualify for federal student loans.
Eligibility for Direct Federal loans includes:
TYPES OF LOANS
Direct Subsidized Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Loans
Direct PLUS Loans
Use the drop down menu on the left-hand side to learn more about student loans.
Hey, undergrad students! For more info on loan options from the Direct Federal Loan program, click here!
Are you a graduate or professional student? Visit us here for more information on the federal loan options available to you!
Please click on the links below to download the appropriate instructions to complete your Direct Loan requirements. You may check on the status (Received or Not Received) of your documentation here.
Direct Loan Entrance CounselingThe Federal Government requires you to complete entrance counseling to ensure that you understand the responsibilities and obligations you are assuming.
Direct Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN)The Master Promissory Note (MPN) is a legal document in which you promise to repay your loan(s) and any accrued interest and fees to the U.S. Department of Education. It also explains the terms and conditions of your loan(s).
Direct Graduate PLUS LoanDirect PLUS Loans are loans made to graduate or professional students to help pay for education expenses not covered by other financial aid.