Federal Perkins Loans: Are there additional fees associated with a Perkins Loan?

There is no loan origination fee for taking out a Federal Perkins Loan; however, if you skip a payment, make a late payment, or make less than a full payment, you might have to pay a late charge. If your payments are not made as required, you may have to pay additional collection costs.

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Note: Only students who were eligible for and received Perkins Loan funds in financial aid year 2014-2015 are eligible to receive Perkins Loans for financial aid year 2015-2016.