Federal Perkins Loan
Perkins loans are long-term, 5% interest, need-based loans administered by the university for which repayment begins nine months after the student drops below half- time status. Loan amounts range from $500–$2,000. Read more about Federal Perkins Loans.
Federal Direct Loans
The Federal Stafford Loan is a long-term, low interest, federally regulated student loan. Read more about Federal Direct Loans.
Federal Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS)
This loan is available to credit worthy parents of dependent undergraduate students. Under Direct Lending, the interest rate on a PLUS loan is currently fixed at 6.41%. There is a 4.288% origination fee deducted from the loan proceeds. Repayment begins sixty days after the final disbursement. Read more about Federal Parent Loans.
Naropa University requires an extensive review of the student's financial situation before possibly including a private loan in the student's financial aid package. Read more about private loans.