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Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan
Federal Direct Grad PLUS Loan
Yale International Loan
Private Education Loan
|Citizenship requirement||US citizen or permanent resident||US citizen or permanent resident||International (not US citizen or permanent resident)||US citizen or permanent resident as primary borrower or co-borrower|
|Maximum annual amount||Up to $20,500||Single student cost of attendance less all other resources||Single student cost of attendance less all other resources or $30,000, whichever is less (exceptions on a case-by-case basis)||Single student cost of attendance less all other resources|
|Annual interest rate||6.54% fixed||7.54% fixed||7.75% fixed||Fixed or variable, dependent on credit of primary borrower (and co-borrower, if applicable)|
|Fee||1.057%||4.228%||5%||0 to 3%, dependent on lender|
|Credit check required||No||Yes||No||Yes|
|When repayment required *||6 months||6 months||6 months||Immediately to 6 months, dependent on lender|
|When interest capitalized *||6 months||6 months||6 months||Dependent on lender|
|Repayment information||Dependent on lender|
|Estimated monthly payment per $10,000 borrowed **||$108||$113||$120||Dependent on lender|
|Servicer||FedLoan, Great Lakes, Nelnet or Navient||FedLoan, Great Lakes, Nelnet or Navient||Yale Student Loan Billing and Payment Office||Dependent on lender|
|How to apply||See loan forms below||See loan forms below||See loan forms below||Contact lender directly
List of lenders from whom Yale students have borrowed recently
* Following separation from school or otherwise dropping below half-time enrollment status
** Under a standard 10-year repayment plan. For Federal Direct Loans and Federal Direct Grad PLUS Loans, additional repayment plans may be available.
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