To be eligible for federal loan assistance, a student must satisfy all of the following criteria:
- Citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States
- Enrolled at least half-time (2 credits per quarter) during the entire loan period
- In good standing on prior federal loans - check the status of your prior federal loans on the National Student Loan Data System.
- Borrowing funds for a current loan period - federal loans cannot be processed for a past loan period.