Summer Federal Direct PLUS Loan Application

Step 1: Locate your Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID
Your FSA ID allows you to access your personal information on various Department of Education websites. It also serves as your electronic signature.

Step 2: Apply online for a PLUS Loan
This must be completed online at

  • Select "Parent Borrowers" and then select "Apply for a PLUS Loan"
    NOTE: You must attach a copy of your PLUS Loan application decision to the college's loan application certification.

Step 3: Complete PLUS Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN)
This also must be completed online at

  • Select "Parent Borrowers" and then select "Complete Loan Agreement for a PLUS Loan (MPN)"
  • Complete all required steps.

Step 4: Submit Certification and Application
Use the form below to complete and submit your Federal Direct PLUS Loan Application.

Get in Touch

Mastrangelo Financial Aid Center
Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 110

FAFSA School Code: 002868
NYS TAP Code: 2080

Fax: (518) 629-7479

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer 2023 Hours (May 22 - July 28): Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Friday, Closed