Loans for Parents

The financial needs of our students’ families are as different as the families themselves. For most students, the need-based assistance offered by Harvey Mudd is sufficient to pay for college when combined with the family’s calculated contribution.

However, the reality for many families is that they are not prepared to contribute the calculated family contribution. Many parents look for low-interest financing options, such as the Federal Direct Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS), to help reduce monthly expenses and to extend the payment of the academic year’s costs.

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