2020-2021 Loan Request
Note: ALL borrowers must have completed the current year FAFSA and have submitted any other documentation requested by the Financial Aid Office. Your financial aid file must be complete before a student loan will be reviewed.
Don't qualify for grants or scholarships? You can also apply for a Federal Student Loan. Download the application at the link below, complete steps 1, 2, and 3 online, and return the loan application with your loan history attached (step 3) to the financial aid office for processing.
*Please do not leave anything blank and be sure to sign and date the bottom.
(Step 1) Master Promissory Note
- The The Direct Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN) is a multi-year promissory note that student borrowers must use when applying for the Federal Direct Stafford Loan.
(Step 2) Entrance Counseling
- Required each academic year for borrowers at East Central Community College.
(Step 3) Loan History Review
- Under "More Resources" you will need to click on the "View Your Aid." Your loan history will be there and you must "right click" and PRINT it, then STAPLE it to your loan request form (Step 4). NOTE: If you've never had a loan before, you will see a statement that says: "It appears we don't have information about you in our records. We cannot find records that you have received a Federal Pell Grant, federal student loans," etc. If so, please "right click" and print the screen.
(Step 4) Download and complete the loan request form (using link below)
- Please do not leave anything blank and be sure to sign and date the bottom.
*Stafford Loan Exit Counseling
-Required for Federal Stafford Loan borrowers at East Central Community College who graduate, withdraw, or leave school.