Loans

We’ve teamed up with Solutions at ECMC to answer all of your student loan repayment questions. Solutions is a service of the non-profit organization ECMC and is dedicated to helping students manage educational loans. Their resources are available to you free of charge. Contact a Solutions Student Loan Repayment Advisor, via email or web chat, or call them at
1-877-331-3262.

For more information about loans visit Studentloans.gov.

Federal Direct Student Loans (Subsidized, Unsubsidized, PLUS Loans)

Federal Student Loans require the student to be enrolled at least half-time in coursework required for the degree program.  Please see the chart below for the definition of half-time enrollment.

Credit Hours

Undergraduate Students
(1000-4000 level courses)

Graduate Students
(5000-6000 level courses)

Full Time

12

9+ hours

¾ Time

9-11

7-8 hours

½ Time

6-8

5-6 hours

Less than ½

1-5

1-4 hours