Traditional Undergraduate Timeline

Step 1- Apply for enrollment for your program

Step 2- Apply for FAFSA (Re-apply for your  FAFSA by March of each year)

Step 3- Complete the Verification Process- if applicable

Step 4- Receive award letter and Instructions

Step 5- for Student to complete - Complete Master Promissory Note (MPN) and the Federal Stafford Loan Entrance Counseling- (see instructions below)

Step 6- for Parent to complete- PLUS Application Process for Parent Plus- (see instructions below)

Step 7- for Parent to complete- PLUS Master Promissory Note for Parent Plus- (see instructions below)

Step 8- for Parent to complete- PLUS Loan Authorization form- (Complete the form and e-mail as an attachment to financial_aid@trevecca.edu)

Step 9- for Student and Parent to complete using your Financial Aid Award letter- My Plan To Pay Worksheet using the My Plan to Pay Worksheet Instructions- (Complete the form and e-mail as an attachment to student_accounts@trevecca.edu)

 

Step 5-MPN Instructions

1. Using your FAFSA pin number, Sign In under,
     “Manage My Direct Loan”.

2. Click on “Complete Master Promissory Note”.

3. Click on “Subsidized/Unsubsidized”.

4. Complete the four steps:

(1) Personal Information
(2) Personal References
(3) Terms & Conditions
(4) Review & Sign

Step 5-Entrance Counseling Instructions

  • Federal regulations require that first time borrowers at Trevecca complete the Federal Direct Stafford Loan Entrance Counseling.     
  • Using your FAFSA pin number, sign In under “Manage My Direct Loan”
  • Complete Entrance Counseling
  • Select complete Entrance Counseling
  • Follow steps to complete the quiz.
  • Your entrance interview will be electronically transmitted to Trevecca.

Step 6-PLUS Application Process for Parent Plus

1. Go to www.studentloans.gov

2. Using your FAFSA pin number, Sign In under “Manage My Direct Loan”

3. Click on “Start PLUS Application Process”

4. Scroll down and click on “Parent Plus”
   
5. Complete the four steps shown:
     (The award letter will have a recommended amount to borrow.)

(1) Personal Information
(2) Student & Loan Information
(3) Review Application
(4) Credit Check and Submit

Step 7-PLUS Master Promissory Note Instructions

1. On left, under Master Promissory Note, click on “Complete MPN”

2. Scroll down and click on “Parent Plus”

3. Complete four steps shown:

(1) Personal Information
(2) Personal References
(3) Terms & Conditions
(4) Review and Sign