Federal Direct Loans (FDL) are federal funds that a student borrows from the Department of Education and must be repaid. The FAFSA determines a student’s financial need, and therefore, what type of loan(s) a student is eligible for.
Need help with your federal student loans?
Student Connections can help you stay on top of your student loans by helping you:
- Understand your loan obligations and responsibilities
- Establish an achievable and affordable repayment plan
- Find repayment options during financial hardships
- Connect with your loan servicer
Through the WhichWay Online Loan Repayment Module and connecting with a Student Connections Borrower Connect InTouch Counselor, you can prevent your loan from going into delinquent status or you can get your loan out of default status.