The University of Connecticut participates exclusively in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program for the Federal Direct PLUS Loan.
If a parent is borrowing a Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan and has received a credit approval from the Department of Education, they need to complete the Loan Agreement – Master Promissory Note (MPN) electronically via the US Department of Education’s website: https://www.studentloans.gov.
- PARENT borrower must log in with their FSAID. (FSAID can be created or recovered via the US Department of Education’s website: https://fsaid.ed.gov.)
- Provide all requested personal information.
- Once you see the confirmation, “You have successfully submitted your MPN.” The parent has finished the Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan MPN.
- If the student or parent has questions about the MPN at any time, click the “Contact Us” button on the Department of Education’s website – https://studentloans.gov.
More information about the Federal Direct Stafford Loan and the Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan Program can be found on our website.