Health Professions Student and Disadvantaged Student Loans
The Health Professions Student Loan and the Loan for Disadvantaged Students are federal loans specifically offered to DDS students. The HPSL and LDS loans have very limited funding and are offered to students based on the availability of funds.
To be eligible for the Health Professions Student Loan or the Loan for Disadvantaged Students a student must:
- Be enrolled at the NYU College of Dentistry as a DDS Student.
- Student must be a US Citizen, Eligible Non-Citizen, or Permanent Resident
- Have submitted a FAFSA for the current aid year with NYU School Code (002785)
- Submitted a FAFSA with income and tax data for student and parent(s)
|Loan Information||Loan for Disadvantaged Students||Health Professions Student Loan|
|Interest Accrues||Beginning of repayment period||Beginning of repayment period|
|Initial Grace Period||12 months||12 months|
|Repayment Period||10 years||10 years|
|Repayment Plans||Quarterly payment||Quarterly payment|
To request the HPSL or LDS Loan please complete the HPSL/LDS Loan Request Form or contact Financial Services at 212-998-9830.
433 First Avenue, Suite 125
New York, NY 10010
Wednesdays and Fridays 9:00am to 5:00pm
Monday through Friday 10:00am to 4:00pm
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