Fall 2018 Important Dates

Charges for Fall 2018 Registration for Returning Students will be viewable on 07/09/2018
Charges for Incoming Freshmen will be viewable on 08/08/2018
Students WITHOUT Financial Aid — Past due: 08/29/2018, Class Cancellation: 09/06/2018
Students WITH Financial Aid — Past due: 09/14/2018, not subject to class cancellation

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Student Loan Types

Federal student loans:

  • Federal Stafford Subsidized/Unsubsidized, and PLUS Graduate loans (a bank is the lender - FFEL).
  • Federal Direct Stafford Subsidized/Unsubsidized, and PLUS Graduate loans (the Department of Education is the lender).
  • Federal Perkins (Cal Poly is the lender).

To find out more about federal student loan terms, please access the Financial Aid web site.

To review your student loan disbursements to date, please access the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS).

Non-federal Institutional (Campus-Based) Loans

Cal Poly is the lender for all the following loan types:

  • Collins
  • Lydia Humphrey
  • Long-Term Lutz
  • Nissen
  • Van Asperen
  • CFFA
  • Dugan
  • Noyce Scholarship and Noyce Stipend
  • ...And any other institutional loans lent through Cal Poly

To find out more about Institutional student loan terms, please access the Financial Aid web site.

Non-Federal Alternative Student Loans

Non-federal alternative student loans are lent through a bank. The Student Accounts Office does not track these loan types.

California Dream Loan

Cal Poly is the lender for the California Dream Loan.

To find out more about the California Dream Loan terms and eligibility requirements, please access the Financial Aid web site.