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Graduate Stafford Loan Request Form



Students MUST have a current FAFSA on file before submitting a loan request form.

Graduate and professional students are eligible to borrow up to $20,500 annually in Direct UNSUBSIDIZED Stafford Loans. As the borrower, you will be responsible for the interest that accumulates while you are in school.

Important Note: BEFORE submitting this form students should register for all classes they are taking, in both sets of bi-term classes. Students should also submit loan request for both bi-terms at once. Please consider your full semester needs before submitting a loan request.


Please indicate the dollar amount you would like to borrow for tuition, fees, books, and other educational expenses.


Next Step: An official award letter from UC will be emailed to you indicating the loan approval. You are required to accept or decline your loan as part of the awarding process. Additionally, if this will be your first semester of Federal Direct Loan assistance at UC, you MUST complete Federal Direct Loan Entrance Counseling and sign a Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN) at in order for your loan to be disbursed to your student account.

Clicking the “Send Request” button below constitutes your express written consent to be called and/or texted by University of the Cumberlands at the number(s) you provided, regarding furthering your education. You understand that these calls may be generated using an automated technology.