Direct PLUS Loans - Graduate: Eligibility Requirements for Graduate Student Loans

Topic: Grad PLUS Loan - Eligibility Requirements for Graduate Student Loans

You must be enrolled at least half-time in a graduate or professional program (for example, a program that leads to a Master's Degree or to a law or medical degree) at  a school that participates in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program and must meet all of the other general requirements for the federal student aid programs. In addition, you must not have an adverse credit history (a credit check will be done).

For more information regarding the Federal Direct Grad PLUS, select the following link: Grad PLUS Loans

Note: Origination fees for Direct Plus Loans disbursed on or after July 1, 2015 will have a loan origination fee of 4.272%.