In accordance with CUNY guidelines the Office of Student Financial Services at LaGuardia Community College does not endorse or recommend any particular alternative/private loan program or any particular lender.
Alternative/private loans, are used at LaGuardia Community College by students and their families when:
and parents should apply first for federal, state and institutional grants and
scholarships using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Students and parents who are eligible for Federal Direct Loan funds using the
FAFSA may consider borrowing through the Federal Direct Loan program before
turning to alternative/private loans to finance the student’s education at
LaGuardia Community College.
Students and parents
interested in an alternative/private loan should carefully research
alternative/private loans to determine which program may serve their needs
loan costs, interest rates, loan fees, and terms of the private loan, vary
widely between programs and lenders. The borrower’s credit history may be
reviewed and some lenders may require a loan co-signer.For more information visit Student Financial Services located in room C-107 or call (718) 482-7218
Contact Financial Aid