Direct Loan Entrance Counseling
The U.S. Department of Education requires all first-time borrowers and/or new students to American University to complete an Entrance Counseling Session. This session explains students’ rights and responsibilities as federal student loan borrowers. Students may complete the Entrance Counseling Session online at http://www.studentloans.gov. Within 3 days, AU will be notified electronically upon completion of this requirement.
Note: federal student loan funds cannot disburse until the loan counseling session requirement has been successfully completed.« less
|Frequently Asked Questions|
How long does the entrance counseling take to complete?
The entrance counseling online session typically takes about 30 minutes to complete