Federal Direct GradPLUS
Pre-Approval Request Form
Complete this form to obtain a pre-approval on a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan directly through Arcadia University and the U.S. Department of Education. If you are a first-time Federal Direct Grad PLUS Loan borrower at Arcadia University you must complete the Federal Direct PLUS MPN (master promissory note) and complete Entrance Counseling (one session satisfies Federal Direct Stafford and GradPLUS entrance counseling) at
for the loan to be processed. If you borrowed a Federal Direct Grad PLUS Loan last year, these two steps are not required. The U.S. Dept. of Education deducts a 4.20% processing fee from Federal Direct GradPLUS Loans with first disbursement dates
March 1, 2013 or after.
Required Information (
Student First Name
Student Last Name
Driver's License Number
Date of Birth
Social Security No.
Alien Registration Number
Current Major/Program of Study:
Requested Loan Amount:
Requested Loan Term:
Summer Only (May 2012-August 2012)
Summer, Fall, Spring (May 2012-May 2013)
Fall Only (August 2012-December 2012)
Full Year (August 2012-May 2013)
Spring Only (January 2013-May 2013)
Spring and Summer (January 2013-August 2013)
Summer and Fall (May 2012-December 2012)
Fall, Spring and Summer (August 2012-August 2013)
Are you currently in default on a federal education loan, or do you owe a refund on a federal student grant?
I authorize the Federal Direct Loan Servicer to obtain a current copy of my credit report and authorize the release of my credit evaluation results. I further authorize the Arcadia Financial Aid Office to receive notification of my tentative approval/denial.
OFFICE OF FINANCIAL AID
ARCADIA UNIVERSITY • 450 S. EASTON ROAD • GLENSIDE, PA 19038-3295
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