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2017 - 2018 FFELP Interest Rates


STAFFORD LOANS 91-Day T-Bill = 0.98%
Qualifying Conditions Factor Cap 17 - 18 Rate 16 - 17 Rate
Undergraduate Subsidized Fixed Rate loans first disbursed 7/1/09 - 6/30/10, all statuses n/a 5.60% 5.60% 5.60%
Undergraduate Subsidized Fixed Rate loans first disbursed 7/1/08 - 6/30/09, all statuses n/a 6.00% 6.00% 6.00%
All Fixed Rate Stafford loans first disbursed on/after 7/1/06 (except Undergraduate Subsidized disbursed 7/1/08 - 6/30/12), all statuses n/a 6.80% 6.80% 6.80%
A variable rate loan first disbursed 7/1/98 - 7/1/06. Borrower in repayment or forbearance status. 2.30% 8.25% 3.28% 2.65%
A variable rate loan first disbursed 7/1/98 - 7/1/06. Borrower in in-school, grace or deferment status. 1.70% 8.25% 2.68% 2.05%
A variable rate loan first disbursed 7/1/95 - 6/30/98. Borrower in repayment or forbearance status. 3.10% 8.25% 4.08% 3.45%
A variable rate loan first disbursed 7/1/95 - 6/30/98. Borrower in in-school, grace or deferment status. 2.50% 8.25% 3.48% 2.85%
A variable rate loan first disbursed 7/1/94 - 6/30/95. Loan period includes 7/1/94 or begins on/after 7/1/94. 3.10% 8.25% 4.08% 3.45%
A variable rate loan first disbursed on/after 10/1/92 but prior to 7/1/94. Borrower had no outstanding balance on FFELP loan when MPN signed. 3.10% 9.00% 4.08% 3.45%
A 8/10% loan made on/after 7/23/92 to a borrower with an outstanding FFELP loan in repayment 49 months or more and entitled to a variable interest rate. 3.10% 10.00% 4.08% 3.45%
A 8/10% loan made on/after 7/23/92 to a borrower with an outstanding FFELP loan in repayment 48 months or less and entitled to a variable interest rate. 3.10% 8.00% 4.08% 3.45%
A 8/10% loan made on/after 7/23/92 to a borrower (with no prior loans) in repayment 49 months or more and entitled to a variable interest rate. 3.25% 10.00% 4.23% 3.60%
A 8/10% loan made on/after 7/23/92 to a borrower (with no prior loans) in repayment 48 months or less so not yet eligible for a variable interest rate. N/A 8.00% 8.00% 8.00%
A 8/10% loan made before 7/23/92 to a borrower in repayment 49 months or more and entitled to variable interest rate. 3.25% 10.00% 4.23% 3.60%
A 8/10% loan made before 7/23/92 a borrower in repayment 48 months or less so not yet eligible for a variable interest rate. N/A 8.00% 8.00% 8.00%
Originally a 9% fixed rate loan made on/after 7/23/92; now entitled to a variable interest rate. 3.10% 9.00% 4.08% 3.45%
Originally a 8% fixed rate loan made on/after 7/23/92; now entitled to a variable interest rate. 3.10% 8.00% 4.08% 3.45%
Originally a 7% fixed rate loan made on/after 7/23/92; now entitled to a variable interest rate. 3.10% 7.00% 4.08% 3.45%
Note: 7%, 8% & 9% fixed rate loans made before 7/23/92 are not qualified for a variable interest rate & therefore remain at the fixed rate.
CONSOLIDATION LOANS 91-Day T-Bill = 0.98%
Qualifying Conditions Index+ Cap 17 - 18 Rate 16 - 17 Rate
A variable rate loan disbursed 11/17/97 - 9/30/98 3.10% 8.25% 4.08% 3.45%
PLUS & SLS LOANS Prior to 7/1/98 91-Day T-Bill = 0.98% and 1 Year Constant Maturity Yield = 1.22%
Qualifying Conditions Index+ Cap 17 - 18 Rate 16 - 17 Rate
PLUS & SLS Made prior to 10/01/92 3.25% 12.00% 4.47% 3.80%
SLS Made on or after 10/1/92 but prior to 7/1/94 3.10% 11.00% 4.32% 3.65%
PLUS Made on or after 10/1/92 but prior to 7/1/94 3.10% 10.00% 4.32% 3.65%
PLUS Made on or after 7/1/94 but prior to 7/1/98 3.10% 9.00% 4.32% 3.65%
PLUS LOANS - Parent and Graduate / Professional 91-Day T-Bill = 0.98% and 1 Year Constant Maturity Yield = 1.22 %
Qualifying Conditions Index+ Cap 17 - 18 Rate 16 - 17 Rate
Fixed rate PLUS loan first disbursed on/after 7/1/06 n/a 8.50% 8.50% 8.50%
Variable rate PLUS first disbursed 7/1/98 - 6/30/06 3.10% 9.00% 4.08% 3.45%
Note: Generally, interest rates on Consolidation loans are fixed rates calculated based on the weighted average of the loans being consolidated rounded up to the next higher 1/8 percent, not to exceed 8.25 percent.