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Office of Student Financial Assistance

Office of Student Financial Assistance
220 Anderson Hall
919 Mid-Campus Dr. North
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506-0107

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785-532-6420 phone
785-532-7628 fax


Student Loans are financial obligations that must be repaid. Pay careful attention to the terms and conditions of any loan you accept to help pay for school. Do not borrow more than you need or can repay comfortably after leaving school.

Federal Loans

  • Parent PLUS Loan

    Unsubsidized loan from the U.S. Department of Education for the parents of undergraduate students.

  • Graduate PLUS Loan

    Unsubsidized loan from the U.S. Department of Education for graduate and professional students.

Private loans

If students have exhausted all federal, state, and institutional forms of financial aid eligibility, but are still in need of additional financial resources to help meet their educational costs, then a private loan may represent a viable option. 

Student loan repayment

Student Loan Repayment estimator, payment plans, and frequently asked questions.



All Federal Direct Loan information is submitted to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) and will be accessible by guaranty agencies, lenders, and institutions that are determined to be authorized users of the NSLDS. Students may sign into NSLDS to see their loan information.