Students may wish to defer payments on previously received Federal Stafford Loans while they are in school.
To apply for deferment, the student must complete one of the following forms based on the lending program of the school through which they received the loan:
- If the school participated in the Direct Loans program, the student should visit MyEdAccount and complete a deferment form
- For deferment information regarding Federal Perkins Loans, visit this link.
- For deferment information regarding other types of loans, please contact the specific lender.
Once completed, the student should submit the form for purposes of certification of enrollment to:
Office of the Registrar
214 Alumni Hall
Ames, IA 50011
Phone: (515) 294-1840