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Student Loan Processing

All Student Borrowers

In order to receive your first William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (referred to as Direct Loan) at UW Oshkosh, federal law requires you complete Entrance Loan Counseling and Master Promissory Note (MPN).

Loans cannot be disbursed unless both steps are completed.

Federal DIrect Subsidized and Federal Direct Unsubsidized borrowers must be awarded Direct Loan(s) on his/her financial aid award. The borrower must accept the Direct Loan(s) online through Titan Web. This process is inclusive for all Direct Loans (whether awarded subsidized, unsubsidized, or both). Step 1 and 2 are completed one time by the borrower.


Step 1: Entrance Loan Counseling

Entrance Loan Counseling is designed to help you understand your rights and responsibilities as a new borrower in the Direct Loan Program.  Entrance Loan Counseling will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.

Carefully read these instructions prior to clicking on the counseling link.

 

  1. Click here to start entrance loan counseling (new browser window will open).

  2. Click on 'Sign In' in Manage My Direct Loan section. 

  3. Sign in by entering your personal information including your Dept of Education PIN number. (This is the same PIN you used to sign the FAFSA).

  4. Verify your personal information and enter your E-mail if you would like to receive correspondence electronically.  Click 'Update'.

  5. Click on 'Complete Counseling'.

  6. Select the appropriate Counseling Type (Entrance).

  7. Select Wisconsin for School State and select University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh from the dropdown and click on 'Notify This School'.

  8. Select Student Type (undergraduate or graduate). Click 'Continue'.

  9. Complete entrance loan counseling and submit the information.   

  10. Close the window to return to this page or complete the Master Promissory Note (if required).

  

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Step 2: Master Promissory Note (MPN)

The electronic Master Promissory Note (eMPN) must be completed in a single session. Be sure you have enough time before you start this step! The eMPN will take approximately 30 minutes to complete. Collect all required information prior to beginning this step. Click here to read what to expect and what information is needed.

If you exit the eMPN before submitting, you will have to start from the beginning when you return to the site.

 

  1. Click here to start eMPN (new browser window will open).

  2. Click on 'Sign In' in Manage My Direct Loan section.

  3. Sign in by entering your personal information including your Dept of Education PIN number. (This is the same PIN you used to sign the FAFSA).

  4. Click on 'Complete Master Promissory Note'.

  5. Select Subsidized/Unsubsidized as the MPN Type Selection.

  6. Your progress is recorded at the top of the page as you complete each step.

  7. Select Wisconsin for School State and select University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh from the dropdown and click on 'Continue'.

  8. List two references.  **The first reference should be a parent or legal guardian.

  9. Review Section C: Borrower Request, Certifications, Authorizations, and Understandings

  10. Review Section D: Promise to Pay

  11. Review Section E: MPN Terms and Conditions

  12. Review Section F: Important Notices

  13. Place checkmark at bottom of page after reviewing all sections and click 'Continue'.

  14. Review Personal and School Information and Personal references.

  15. Type your name and click 'Sign'.

  16. Review your Master Promissory note before submitting and click 'Continue'.

 

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