Counseling

Entrance Counseling Direct and/or Perkins Loan Borrowers

All first-time loan borrowers must complete Entrance Counseling. This requirement applies to students who have previously borrowed at another institution. Loan funds cannot be released until this requirement has been met. You may complete your entrance counseling on-line by selecting the appropriate link below. All Perkins Loan borrowers must complete the Perkins Loan Entrance Counseling, even if they have already completed the Federal Direct Loan Counseling.

In order for Federal Direct or Perkins loan funds to be disbursed, the entrance counseling must be completed and a MPN must be signed with the lender. Loans cannot be dispersed until these requirements are met.

Please select the appropriate link to complete your entrance counseling:

Federal Direct Loan Entrance Counseling
Perkins Loan Entrance Counseling

Exit Counseling for Direct and/or Perkins Borrowers

All students who leave Lander University, graduate, or drop below half-time status (6 hours) must complete an Exit Counseling Interview. Students who fail to complete an Exit Interview will have holds placed on all records and will not be allowed to receive transcripts or re-enroll.

Please select the appropriate link to complete your exit counseling:

Federal Direct Loan Exit Counseling
Perkins Loan Exit Counseling

The Financial Aid Office will be electronically notified once you have successfully completed Entrance or Exit Counseling.