Parents of dependent students may apply for a Direct PLUS Loan to help pay their child's educational expenses as long as certain eligibility requirements are met.
To be eligible for a Direct PLUS Loan for Parents:
For more information on Direct PLUS Loans, see the Department of Education website.
A parent whose student has applied for financial aid through the FAFSA, and have met the initial requirements listed above, must submit the following to apply for a PLUS loan:
15-16 Federal Certification
16-17 Federal Certification
If you have been pre-approved for a PLUS loan outside of PSU, please complete the Certification Document and submit it to our office.