Kent State University Federal Direct Loan Request
Student Financial Aid > Kent State University Federal Direct Loan Request

All eligible students who complete the FAFSA will be considered for the Federal Direct Loan Program. This form is provided for students, in limited circumstances listed on this application, who are requesting additional Direct Loan funds after the initial Award Letter was processed.

Review this information before you submit your on-line request
  • The Student Financial Aid Office will evaluate your eligibility for both the subsidized and unsubsidized loans
  • Loan amounts will be evenly split between fall and spring terms unless you graduate in summer or fall term
  • If you will graduate in summer or fall semester, your Direct Loan amount may be prorated based on the number of hours enrolled in the term (see
  • In order for your loan funds to credit to your student account, you must meet all compliance requirements such as half time status, entrance loan counseling and have a signed Master Promissory Note on file at the Department of Education
  • You may view your financial aid awards on FlashLine
Student Last Name:        First Name: MI:
Banner Student ID# (not SSN):  KSU E-mail Address:
access flashline to get your student ID
how to locate your student ID
Confirmation email will be sent
Select the option that applies to you:

 Your initial loan was declined and now you desire to borrow.
 You reduced your initial loan amount and now desire to increase your loan amount.
 You changed in grade level from freshman to sophomore. This must be your official grade level in FlashLine.
 You changed in grade level from sophomore to junior. This must be your official grade level in FlashLine..(Must be Bachelor Degree seeking)

Please specify if you are an undergraduate or a graduate student.
Undergraduate Student Graduate Student
Amount Requested: $.00  OR   I would like to request my maximum loan eligibility.

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