CU-Boulder participates in the Federal William D. Ford Direct Loan program (known as Direct or Stafford Loans). The lender is the U.S. Department of Education rather than a bank or other financial institution. You are automatically considered for a Direct Loan after submitting your FAFSA.
Fixed Interest Rates
|Date of First Disbursement||Interest Rate|
|Before July 1, 2016||5.84%|
|7/1/16 - 6/30/17||5.31%|
Graduate/Professional Students have an annual loan limit of $20,500 and a lifetime loan limit of $138,500.
Important Note: Loans must be processed by our office by the last day the student is enrolled in at least 4 credit hours.