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Oklahoma State University

Health Professions Loan Program

The health professions loan program is for students in the Center for Veterinary Health Sciences. These funds can be used for educationally-related costs, including, but not limited to, general enrollment fees, tuition, room/board and books.

Loans for Disadvantaged Students (LDS) Program provides long-term, low interest rate loans to full-time, financially needy students from disadvantaged backgrounds, to pursue a degree in veterinary medicine. 

Health Professions Student Loan (HPSL) Program provides long-term, low interest rate loans to full-time, financially needy students to pursue a degree in veterinary medicine. 

  • Students must complete the FAFSA each year, as soon after January 1 as possible. Students must provide income and asset information for themselves, their spouse (if married), and their parent(s). An annual deadline is given to students as well.
  • Awarded to students who demonstrate the greatest financial need. "Need" is determined based on a student's financial profile as well as that of his/her parent(s).
 
 
More Information: 

What does disadvantaged background mean?

Why is parent information required?

If I receive a Health Professions Loan, what is the potential affect on my financial aid award?

How do I complete the Parent Financial Statement if I am married?