There are almost as many ways to pay for your education as there are programs to study. At Fifth Third, we help thousands of students determine the best financial aid package to cover school costs, which may include a combination of federal loans, private loans, or grants and scholarships.
Overview of Fifth Third Student Loans
|Aid Type||Key Features|
|Federal Stafford Loans||Government-backed loans for students enrolled in a qualified program on at least a half-time basis|
|Parent PLUS Loans||Federal loans available to parents who want to borrow the balance of their dependent child's education expenses minus any financial aid their child receives|
|Graduate PLUS Loans||Federally sponsored education loans for students attending graduate school|
|Private Student Loans||After you've pursued free and federal money, private student loans can help cover the rest of your college costs.|
|Grants & Scholarships||Money for college is available from a variety of sources and offered as scholarships and grants|
Federal Financial Aid from Your College
Your college may be able to offer you loan, grant and work-study options to help finance your education. Ask your advisor about your university's financial aid packages.
To apply for a student loan, please call:
|Fifth Third Education Hotline||1-800-222-7192|
Questions regarding existing student loans, please call either:
|Great Lakes Higher Education||1-800-236-4300|