A reminder that the Parent PLUS loan is not automatically offered on a dependent student's financial aid package because it is a credit-based applicaton process. To pursue a Parent PLUS to cover a student's bill balance a parent must actively pursue this option. If you are a dependent undergraduate student and your parent would like to pursue a Federal Direct Parent PLUS loan, please have your parent visit studentloans.gov to complete the Parent PLUS application. More information can be found here on this website: https://financialaid.appstate.edu/types-aid/loans/federal-direct-plus-loan
IMPORTANT: Bills for the fall 2018 semester will be due on August 7, 2018. Fall semester schedules will be canceled on August 8, 2018 if the bill is not paid or financial aid awards are not in place. If you plan to take out any of the loans offered to you to assist in paying your fall semester bill, you should take action now to accept and finalize the loan(s).