Loans 和 Financing | Minneapolis College of Art 和 Design-mg娱乐手机版

Loans 和 Financing

Federal Direct Parent Plus Loans

Available to your parents if you are still considered a legal dependent according to the FAFSA. Parents must complete an online applicationMaster Promissory Note.

Federal Direct Stafford Loans

A long-term, low fixed-interest rate loan based on your grade level. This loan can be awarded in two forms based on your financial need:

  • Subsidized Stafford Loans: Need-based. The federal government subsidizes (pays) the interest until the loan goes into repayment.
  • Unsubsidized Stafford Loans: Not need-based. The federal government does not subsidize (pay) any interest. You have the option to pay interest while attending school or have interest accumulate 和 be capitalized at repayment.

Alternative Loans

Alternative loans allow you to borrow the remainder of what traditional financial aid programs do not cover. Loans may require a cosigner. Interest rates vary.

Installment Payment Plan

You may be eligible to participate in a monthly payment plan once you are admitted 和 have submitted your tuition deposit. MCAD’s Student Accounts Office manages this program.

If you are having issues with your student loan lender or servicer, the Student Loan Advocate with the Minnesota Department of Commerce is here to help. To file a complaint, please visit their 网页.

For general questions, please contact Student Loan Advocate, Jabra Kawas, at 惊艳的.kawas@state.mn.us or 651-539-1022.

As a student financial aid recipient, you have certain rights 和 responsibilities.