Entrance / Exit Counseling


All graduating students that receive federal financial aid must fulfill Exit Counseling requirements.

There are two things you are required to complete:

  1. Contact the Office of Financial Aid to schedule an Exit counseling appointment between February 15th and March 15th of your graduating year.
  2. You must go to http://www.nslds.ed.gov to complete the online Exit counseling.

Exit Counseling:

  • Is required before you withdraw, graduate, or drop below half-time attendance (even if you plan to transfer to another school)
  • Helps you understand your rights and responsibilities as a student loan borrower
  • Provides useful tips and information to help you manage your loans

This counseling session covers the following federal student loan types:

William D. Ford Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans

  • Direct Subsidized Loans
  • Direct Unsubsidized Loans
  • Direct PLUS Loans (for graduate/professional students)

Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program loans

  • Subsidized Federal Stafford Loans
  • Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans
  • Federal PLUS Loans (for graduate/professional students)

Make your Appointment today!