When you borrow a Federal Direct Loan, you are required by the Department of Education to complete an Exit Counseling session within 30 days if you:
You must complete Exit Counseling even if you plan to transfer to another school.
Completing Exit Counseling helps you understand your rights and responsibilities and gives you important tips and information on how to manage your loans.
Once you complete the online Borrower Information Form at the end of the session, you will receive confirmation that your Exit Counseling requirement has been satisfied.
If you cannot complete Exit Counseling online, please visit your local
Financial Aid Office.
If you need help or have questions about Exit Counseling, please email
The following resources are available to assist you with your loan debt: