To help students finance their education, a variety of loan programs are available. The four programs listed below will provide graduate students—wherever they are in their professional lives—the financial flexibility to pursue one of MU’s many degrees and certificates.
This program is the largest source of low-interest loans administered by the U.S. Department of Education. Students must meet specific eligibility requirements.
These loans are available from private lenders and are a viable option for students who are either ineligible to borrow through the Direct Loan program or who have exhausted their eligibility for Direct Loan funding.
Students interested in borrowing a Direct PLUS Loan must complete the Request Process and PLUS application. To be eligible, students have to meet a series of general requirements.
The US Department of Health and Human Services has made funding available to the University to loan to master’s degree students who intend to work as full-time nursing faculty. Students must meet specific eligibility requirements.