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Federal Nursing Loan

Low interest loan offered to undergraduate and graduate nursing students. Interest does not accrue while in school at least half time.

KUMC is the lender of this loan.

Priority Deadline:  March 1st

Application: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Additional Items: This loan is awarded on a priority basis to eligible students. Once the loan is accepted, there will be further items needed, which will show up in the To Do List on Enroll & Pay.

Interest Rate: 5% Fixed

Does it have to be repaid? Yes

If yes, when? Starting 9 months after graduation

Annual Award Maximum: $3000 for graduates and $5200 undergraduates

Aggregate Award Maximum: $17,000

Need based: Yes

Enrollment: Must be enrolled at least half-time. For specific information on undergraduate and graduate enrollment please read KUMC's Enrollment Information.

For more information, contact the Department of Student Financial Aid, (913) 588-5170 or email

Last modified: Jul 26, 2018