A low-interest loan that is available to students with exceptional financial need. Funds are extremely limited, and individual award amounts vary depending on federal limits, student need and fund availability.
A low fixed-rate loan that is either subsidized or unsubsidized. Subsidized Stafford loans are available to students eligible for need-based financial aid. Unsubsidized Stafford loans are available to all students, regardless of income.
A credit-based loan for parents of dependent undergraduate students or graduate students.
A credit-based consumer loan for the sole purpose of covering education costs. These types of loans tend to cost more than education loans offered by the federal government.
A $300 loan exclusively for purchasing books and supplies at the Matador Bookstore. It is available to all students, whether they are eligible for financial aid or not.
A collection of outside links, including cost calculators, that will help you keep track of your loan debt and finances.
All staff members of the Financial Aid & Scholarship Department at California State University, Northridge adhere to The California State University Student Lending — Code of Conduct, which restricts activity that may lead to conflicts of interest.