General Information about Loans

Get a basic understanding of loans at BYU OneStop. 


Loan Calculator

This can help you calculate how much you can expect to pay for your loan in total, depending on how long you take to pay it off, interest rates, etc.


What kind of Federal Loans are available?

This explains the difference between direct subsidized loans, direct unsubsidized loans, and direct PLUS loans. 


Amounts for Grants and Loans

Award amounts are based on your year in school, dependency status (determined from the FAFSA), and financial need. Check here to see maximum possible amounts. 


Alternative Lenders 

This link shows alternative lenders that other BYU students have used in the past three years.