Types of Loans
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR DIRECT LENDING
UTEP will only offers and processes student loans under the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program. All students, first time borrowers, and previous Stafford Loan Borrowers at UTEP, upon receiving an award notification, must complete all of the following steps to accept the loan if they want to
1. Go to Goldmine
Click on "Financial Aid"
Click on "My Award Information"
Click on "Award by Year"
Click and accept "Terms and Conditions"
Accept Award Offer
2. Proceed to studentloans.gov and log in
Complete the Entrance Counseling Session (Failure to complete this step will not allow the office to give you the loan)
Sign the Master Promissory Note (All students are required to complete a new MPN since it is a new loan under Direct Lending).
Federal regulations require all Student Loan borrowers who have dropped below minimum enrollment requirements to attend an exit loan-counseling session. For your convenience, this program is provided online. . Failure to complete your exit counseling will result in a hold on your transcript and other educational records.
Go to Exit Counseling