The Catholic University of America

Summary of Federal Laws

Financial Aid Programs

Federal Unsubsidized Stafford Loan

20 U.S.C. § 1078-8

Provides loans to undergraduate and graduate students regardless of financial need. The federal government does not provide interest benefits during in-school, grace or deferment periods. The interest rate is variable, changing annually on July 1, and is the same rate offered under the Federal Stafford Loan.






Financial Aid page on Stafford Loans









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