Federal Direct Loan

Required Forms

FAFSA, Entrance Counseling, and Master Promissory Note


Varies, dependent upon need and grade level.

Requirements & Criteria

Required Credits

Students must register for a minimum of 6 credit hours to be eligible.


Maintain Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress.  Graduate students are not eligible for Subsidized loans funds.

Renewal Criteria

Complete the FAFSA each year.

Additional Information

Federally guaranteed loan program administered by UNF and the Department of Education. Repayment with 6.8% interest begins after graduation. Visit  the Department of Education's website for complete details.