Perkins Loans

Loans made through the Federal Perkins Loan Program, often called Perkins Loans, were low-interest federal student loans for undergraduate  with exceptional financial need

Ursinus College no longer awards Perkins Loans to new students.

Quick overview of Federal Perkins Loans:

  • Interest rate for this loan is 5%; repayment begins 9 months after a student is separated from the institution. 

  • Ursinus College is the lender; you will make your payments to our loan servicer, University Accounting Services.