The University of Rhode Island participates in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program.
This program includes Unsubsidized loans, as well as Graduate (PLUS) loans. The University
receives funds directly from the US Department of Education and disburses them to eligible
students. You are not required to submit a separate bank loan application to receive your loan
Students borrowing through the Federal Direct Loan Program (unsubsidized) for the first time at URI must complete the following steps:
Step 1: Accept the Federal Direct Loans offered to the student via eCampus through the student's e-Campus account www.uri.edu/ecampus/
Step 2: Complete Entrance Counseling for students at: Studentloans.gov and click on the Entrance Counseling link.
Step 3: Complete a Master Promissory Note (MPN) for students electronically at: Studentloans.gov
Complete the URI Supplemental Graduate (PLUS) Loan Application by following the steps below:
Step 1: To access the 2015-16 and the 2014-15 Grad (PLUS) Loan Supplemental Application click here.
Only students borrowing through the Federal Direct Graduate (PLUS) Loan Program at URI for the first time must complete the following steps:
Step 2: Log on to the Direct Loan web site and complete a Graduate (PLUS) Master
Promissory Note (MPN) in the student's name at: Studentloans.gov
Step 3: Complete Entrance Counseling for students at: Studentloans.gov and click on the
Entrance Counseling link.
Attention: Please update your URIEmergencyALERT information here.
Attention: Please be sure your completed FAFSA includes the University of Rhode Island Federal School Code 003414.
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