Direct Stafford Loan Counseling Sessions
All students who are receiving Direct Stafford Loans for the first time at FIT must complete an Entrance Counseling Session before their loan funds can be disbursed.
Sessions - Orientation Week
January 24 11:00 -12:00 pm Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
January 24 12:00 -1:00 pm Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
January 24 4:00 - 5:00 pm Katie Murphy Amphitheatre - New
Additional Entrance Counseling Sessions:
January 28 Tuesday 1:00 – 2:00 pm B-928
January 28 Tuesday 5:00 – 6:00 pm A-684
January 30 Thursday 1:00 – 2:00 pm B-928
February 4 Tuesday 1:00 – 2:00 pm B-928
February 4 Tuesday 5:00 – 6:00 pm A-684
February 6 Thursday 1:00 – 2:00 pm B-928
If you were unable to attend an in-person session at the beginning of this semester you may also complete this requirement online anytime at: www.studentloans.gov. It will take about 20-30 minutes to complete the session. We will receive confirmation in approximately 3 - 4 days.
If you are a Direct Stafford Loan Borrower and will be graduating or left FIT this Fall 2013 semester and were unable to attend one of the in-person sessions this Fall term, you may also fulfill your requirement one of the following ways:
- You may make an appointment with a financial aid counselor by signing up on the appointment sheet outside of Room A-212A or us at (212) 217-3560 (Write "EXIT COUNSELING" next to your ID number.)
- Complete your sessions online at www.studentloans.gov.
- Come to Financial Services after 1:00 pm and speak to a counselor at the front desk at Room A-212A.