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Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan

The Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) is an unsubsidized federal loan for the parents of dependent students. PLUS Loans may be used to help pay for education expenses up to the cost of attendance minus all other financial assistance. Learn more about the PLUS Loan and other federal aid programs on the U.S. Department of Education's Guide to Federal Student Aid.

Watch the video below for more information on PLUS Loans.

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