Loans are awarded after your eligibility for grants, scholarships and work-study is considered. Your financial aid package may include loans in the form of need-based or non-need-based financial aid.
There are several types of federal education loans that are available to most undergraduate and graduate students.
Private student loans, also known as alternative loans, are offered by private lenders to provide another financing option to pay for educational expenses.
There are other loans to students in specific qualifying circumstances, including for AB540 students.