Federal Direct Loans
Attention all students!If you have not borrowed a student loan before, you MUST complete a Federal Direct Master Promissory Note. ALL students new to Montana Western MUST complete loan entrance counseling online and attend a live session to receive loans. Live sessions are scheduled at various times throughout the year.
Federal Direct Loan ProcessingTo receive a Federal Direct Loan at Montana Western, you must be able to answer YES to ALL of the following questions:
- Have you been accepted into an eligible degree program at Western?
- Have you applied for federal financial aid through the FAFSA form? Has it been processed and the results received at Western?
- Has your financial aid award letter been sent to you for the 2015-2016 school year?
- Have you been awarded a Federal Direct student loan for the 2015-2016 school year?
For assistance signing your Direct Loan MPN, call MUS Student Financial Services at 800-537-7508