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Doctor of Nursing Practice Students

Financial Aid Guide for Doctor of Nursing Practice Students

Below you will find the most common financial aid options for a student going through the Doctor of Nursing Practice program. If you have specific questions about your financial aid, please contact Rebecca Vokes at the email or telephone number provided at the bottom of this page.


Complete the FAFSA to be eligible for the Federal Unsubsidized Loan. You can receive up to $20,500 per academic year, not to exceed the graduate/professional student Direct Loan limit of $138,500. To review your current federal loan debt (if applicable) you may log into

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Students entering qualifying employment positions may be eligible for loan forgiveness programs.

Graduate PLUS Loan

To apply for this loan option, you must have a FAFSA on file. This application requires credit- worthiness and may be requested to cover up to the remaining balance of your Cost of Attendance.

Private Alternative Loan Options

Payment Plan Arrangements

Student Financial Services offers multiple payment plan options that you may choose from each semester. There is a $30 payment plan fee charged for each semester that you select a payment plan.

Contact: Rebecca Vokes

Email: [email protected] Fax: 231 591-2950 Phone: 231 591-2025