Student Services

Applying for Federal Direct PLUS loan

How to Apply

  1. The Federal Direct PLUS Loan is not based on financial need; however, SCF requires the student completes a FAFSA for eligibility.
  2. Complete the Federal Direct PLUS Loan Application at
  3. Complete Federal Direct PLUS Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN) at
  4. The student will need to accept the loan in MySCF.


How much can I/should I borrow?

The maximum PLUS loan amount you can borrow is the cost of attendance minus any other financial assistance (grants, scholarships and loans) received.


For more information concerning the Federal Direct PLUS Loans program, please visit



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