Before you borrow a loan, make sure you’re aware of the responsibilities that go along with it.

Know the maximum amount you can borrow in the form of a Federal Direct Subsidized or Unsubsidized Loan.

Understand the kind of loan you’re borrowing, whether it’s a federal loan or an alternative option.

Understand your options – Compare Federal and Private Student Loans

Review our official Student Loan Code of Conduct.

Questions about who is servicing your Federal Direct Loans?  Click the above heading to find out how to determine who your loan servicer is and how to contact them.