Si vous avez la citoyenneté américaine et que vous étudiez à plein temps à l’Université d’Ottawa, il se peut que vous soyez admissible au William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program.

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William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program

American students studying full time at the University of Ottawa can apply for student loans through the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program.

  • Direct Loan- Undergraduate students (subsidized/unsubsidized)
  • Direct Loan- graduate & professional students (unsubsidized)
  • Grad PLUS Loan- graduate & professional students
  • Parent PLUS Loan- Dependent undergraduate students

Note: US Pell Grants are not available to students attending a foreign institution.

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Types of loans

Loans

Who is eligible

Additional information

Subsidized Direct Loans

Awarded to student who demonstrate financial need

Awarded to students based on financial need. No interest is charged while studying at least half time, during the grace period or deferral periods.

Unsubsidized Direct Loans

Awarded to students who demonstrate financial need

Awarded to students based on financial need. Interest is charged during all periods, including the time the student is in school as well as the grace period and deferral periods.

Direct PLUS Loans for Parents

Enables parents to borrow on behalf of their dependent child

Students must be enrolled in an eligible program at least half time. Interest is charged during all periods, including the time the student is in school as well as the grace period and deferral periods.

*Only parents of undergraduate dependent students can receive PLUS Loans.

Direct PLUS Loans for Graduate/Professionals

Awarded to graduate and professional students enrolled full-time.

Graduate/Professional students must be enrolled in an eligible program. Interest is charged during all periods, including the time the student is in school as well as the grace period and deferral periods.

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Étudiants des États-Unis

Si vous êtes un étudiant ou une étudiante des États-Unis vous devez remplir le Formulaire de renseignements pour les étudiants américains (anglais seulement).
US student information sheet (PDF; 305 Ko)