Basic Sciences Loan Estimator

To assist you in calculating your financial aid needs, please complete the budget worksheet below. Please select Basic Sciences or Clinical Sciences. Click Change School Type. Please estimate your actual need for the below Expenses OR enter a Credit Balance amount you wish to receive. Click the Calculate button at the bottom to determine the Federal Direct Graduate PLUS loan amount needed in addition to the Federal Direct Unsubsidized loan.

The highlighted textbox below represents the Federal Direct Graduate PLUS loan amount to request for ONE semester. When completing your Master Promissory Note, you may adjust this figure based on the number of semesters you are applying for.

Basic Science Clinical Science
Expenses Actual Need Maximum Eligibility
Books and Supplies $ $
Personal Expenses $ $
Room and Board $ $
Transportation $ $
Federal Direct Loan Fees - may vary based on total loans (amount listed is average fees) $ $
Total Expenses Needed Total Calculated
Fixed Total
Tuition and Fees estimation $ $
Credit Balance Needed $ $
Approximate credit balance if maximum loans borrowed
Total Cost of Attendance $ $
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan Received Less Fee 1.073% - based on maximum eligibility. If you have reached the Direct Stafford loan limit, please contact the Office of Student Finance $ $
Remaining Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan Amount Needed
(Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan Less Fee 4.292%)
$ $
Federal Direct Graduate PLUS loan amount to request for ONE semester $ $

Enter only numeric values (no commas), using decimal points where needed. Non-numeric values will cause errors.

DISCLAIMER: Students must meet eligibility criteria for Federal student loans. The above example reflects full eligibility for Federal student loans per semester. Individual circumstances such as previous borrowing, student loan default, etc. may impact the figures. Please refer to your award letter for actual awarded amounts. The above calculations are an approximation of the amount of the Federal Direct Graduate PLUS loan to borrow to provide funding for the expenses indicated by the student. The actual loan amount may vary.