The Catholic University of America

Summary of Federal Laws

Financial Aid Programs

Compliance Partners

Director of Financial Aid

Federal Stafford Loan

20 U.S.C. § 1071


Subsidized and unsubsidized loans are federal student loans for eligible students to help cover the cost of higher education at a four-year college or university, community college, or trade, career, or technical school. The U.S. Department of Education offers eligible students at participating schools Direct Subsidized Loans and Direct Unsubsidized Loans. (Some people refer to these loans as Stafford Loans or Direct Stafford Loans.) 



Federal Student Aid Page



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Links checked July 2nd, 2010, FJL.