Direct Loan Process
Students who wish to apply for a Federal Direct Student Loan must complete the following steps.
Go to www.StudentLoans.gov and complete a Master Promissory Note (MPN). If you have any problems completing the MPN, please call 800-557-7394 for assistance. Sign in using your FAFSA FSA ID. If you do not have a FSA ID or have forgotten your FSA ID go to: https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm.
Complete the Entrance Counseling, this can be accessed from the government site, same location as the MPN www.StudentLoans.gov.
Complete and submit the Federal Direct Loan Request Form.
All students receiving a Direct Student Loan while attending LCC will be required to complete the Exit Counseling upon leaving the institution. Exit Counseling is defined in the Entrance Counseling, which students are required to complete before receiving a Direct Student Loan. Students will receive an Exit Counseling Notification from the Financial Aid Office, instructing them to access and complete the Exit Counseling through www.StudentLoans.gov.