The Department of Education mandates that all first time Federal Direct Loan and Federal Grad PLUS borrowers complete entrance counseling.
Loans cannot be disbursed to
students’ accounts until this requirement is met. If a student has been awarded a Perkins loan,
separate Perkins Loan Entrance Counseling is required to be completed as
well. Please choose the appropriate counseling
session below. Please contact the
Financial Aid Office directly if additional assistance is needed.
Federal Direct Loan Entrance Counseling
If you are instructed to complete Direct Loan Entrance counseling, please
click here. (Need to insert link - https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action
for completion: Sign in, then select
‘Complete Counseling’. Next, select
‘Entrance Counseling’. Enter school
state and school name information to add Cardinal Stritch University so that
the Financial Aid Office is notified when you completed the entrance counseling
Federal Perkins Loan Entrance Counseling
If you were awarded and
accepted a Federal Perkins loan, please complete your entrance counseling by
reviewing the Perkins Loan Entrance Interview Confirmation and returning the completion page to the
Financial Aid Office.