Federal Stafford Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans

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Grad PLUS Federal Loan

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Federal Perkins Loan

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Nursing Student Loan

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Private loans

  • FAFSA may or may not be required as determined by lender
  • Lender application required
  • Student creditworthiness or co-signer usually required 
  • Terms and interest rates vary by lender
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Interest-Free Testbook Loans

  • Up to a $500 interest-free loan from USD for books and supplies at the USD Bookstore
  • Available to full-time, undergraduate students on the Vermillion campus

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Parent loans

Parent PLUS

  • Credit approval is required

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Parent Private Loans