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To qualify for any of the loans below, you must first complete the 2015–16 FAFSA.

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Direct Subsidized or Unsubsidized Loan

Direct Parent PLUS Loan

Perkins Loan

  • Accept the Loan: at home.apu.edu
  • New borrowers must also complete:
  • Reminder: Not everyone is eligible. The Perkins Loan is awarded to those with significant financial need, until the budget runs out.

Alternative/Private Loan

  • Recommendation: Before applying for an Alternative Loan, we strongly encourage you to first apply for the loans listed above. Federal loans typically offer a better interest rate and repayment/cancellation terms.
  • Learn more about an Alternative Loan.

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