Dependent students who still require additional loans to assist with college expenses are able to apply for the Parent PLUS Loan program. This credit-based loan is in the name of the parent, and must begin to be repaid as soon as disbursement begins.
Blue Ridge CTC partners with Inceptia to assist students and parents with Default Management. Parents should review the Great Advice for Parents brochure, which explains many questions parents have regarding the college process.
Parents should review the Repayment Checklist with students receiving loans.
Many parents and students have questions regarding the requirement to provide parental information on the FAFSA. Unless the student meets specific federal criteria, parental information is required until the age of 24. Learn more regarding dependency status on the Student Aid website.