Financial Aid office student desk for loan advising

At the UHMC Financial Aid office, we offer you key student loan topics below with tutorials and website links to assist you. Its important to know your rights and responsibilities as a borrower, whether you are in-school, expected to graduate, or starting repayment.

For further student loan advising, please call our office for a student loan advising appointment at 808-984-3277 or by email at mauiloan@hawaii.edu.  

Do you qualify for an IN-SCHOOL deferment?

You may qualify for an IN-SCHOOL DEFERMENT if you are enrolled at least half-time and enrolled at an eligible school and program.

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 Complete your EXIT COUNSELING requirement

Students with active federal student loans must complete an exit counseling session EACH time you: graduate, drop below half-time, or leave school.

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Who is my FEDERAL STUDENT LOAN servicer?

Review your loan servicer(s) contact information, student loan balance, and federal student loan and pell grant history.

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 Estimate my MONTHLY PAYMENT

Explore monthly repayment plan OPTIONS and income-based plans you may qualify for by using a repayment calculator. Login with your FSA ID Username & Password

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PUBLIC STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS

To find out more about the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, click on the link below & call your servicer today for more information.

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DEFAULTED STUDENT LOANS

Fixing your defaulted student loans are important for your financial future and if you plan to return to school. Login to NSLDS.ED.GOV to review your ALL your loans and fix them today.

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TOTAL AND PERMANENT DISCHARGE (TPD)

Click on the link below to review information about qualification for the Total & Permanent Disability (TPD) Discharge.

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AVOID Financial Aid Scams

Avoid financial aid scams and PAYING FOR FREE services. This can apply to student loans, scholarships, and applying for the FAFSA .

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Additional website links for more information on student loans:

REPAYMENT FORMS for STUDENT LOANS at studentloan.gov
Learn more about FINANCIAL AID & STUDENT LOANS at studentaid.ed.gov
Create or Retrieve your FSA ID at fsaid.ed.gov