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Student Financial Aid

Interest Rate Chart


Federal Direct Student Loans 2017-2018 Interest Rates
(For Loans First Disbursed on or After July 1, 2017 and Prior to July 1, 2018)
Loan Type Borrower Type Index Rate Add-On Fixed Interest Rate
10-Year Treasury Note Index
Direct Subsidized Loans Undergraduate Students TBA TBA 4.45%
Direct Unsubsidized Loans Undergraduate Students TBA TBA 4.45%
Direct Unsubsidized Loans Graduate/Professional Students TBA TBA 6.00%
Direct PLUS Loans Parents of Dependent Undergraduate Students and Graduate/Professional Students TBA TBA 7%
Direct Consolidation Loans N/A N/A The interest rate for Direct Consolidation Loans remains the weighted average of the interest rates on the loans included in the consolidation, rounded up to the next higher one-eighth of one percent. There is no maximum interest rate for Direct Consolidation Loans.