Jump to Navigation

Federal PLUS Parent Loan

Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan

The Federal Direct PLUS (Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students) program is available to the parents of dependent undergraduate studendts. Eligibility requires credit approval and may require an endorser.  PLUS Loans are funded by the federal government.  The 2016-17 interest rate is 6.31% fixed. Parents can borrow up to the school's Cost of Attendance per academic year minus other financial aid awarded.

There are two steps to apply for a Direct PLUS Loan:

1. Complete the PLUS Request Process   - All Borrowers

2. Sign a Direct PLUS Master Promissory Note  - Required for first time PLUS Loan Borrowers at CalArts

Additional Information

CalArts Payment Plan Information

Estimated Payment Worksheet

Loan Repayment Calculator 

Last edited by rbaileychen on May 25, 2016
Close Menu
Open Menu