Direct Loan Action

Financial Aid - Eastern Oregon University

How To Get Your Federal Direct Loans Awarded For 2013-14


  • Freshmen accept your Stafford & PLUS loans on your paper award letter and return the award letter to our office. All freshmen (or first time) borrowers must complete a direct loan entrance interview.
  • Returning students accept your Stafford & PLUS on Webster as you are notified about your award.
  • Complete your master promissory note at
  • New borrowers (freshmen, transfer students, or students who have not borrowed a Stafford loan previously at EOU) – after you have accepted your loans, complete your entrance interview on line at


Parents who will borrow in the Federal Direct PLUS Loan program must complete a Federal Direct PLUS Master Promissory Note. Parent borrowers will also need to complete the EOU Parent Loan Acceptance Form. This form is available on our web site under the Forms & Publications tab. Send this form to our office. You can fax the form to 541.962.3661. Go to and apply for the Parent PLUS loan and complete your PLUS Master Promissory Note on line.