December 3, 2020
For many students, pursuing a graduate or professional degree can provide important career advantages, but for some students the advanced degree is not be possible without financial aid.
Whether you plan to pursue a graduate program right after completing your undergrad degree or if you've taken a few years off, there are some things you should know about financial aid for graduate students:
If you have taken out any student loans for your undergraduate education, you can have them placed in in-school deferment while in graduate school. However, if you plan to borrow additional money for a graduate program, make sure you only borrow what you can afford to repay.