Student Loan Counseling

Counselors will work with you to help identify the programs and repayment strategies that are the best fit for your situation.


  • Entrance Loan Counseling

    Entrance loan counseling satisfies a federal requirement, informing all new St. Catherine borrowers of their rights and responsibilities when borrowing loans.

    Use the link below to access entrance counseling for Federal Direct Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loan and Grad PLUS Loans. Click the "Log In" button on the top right corner and sign in using your FSA ID Username or E-mail Address and FSA ID Password. Select "Complete Counseling" then select "Entrance Counseling."


  • Exit Loan Counseling

    We recommend exit loan counseling for Federal Direct Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loan and SELF Loan borrowers who are completing their study at St. Catherine. It is required for Perkins and Nursing Loans. Whether you are graduating or simply taking an academic leave, this counseling session provides helpful information on how to deal with your loan debt. Click on the appropriate exit counseling link below to begin your online session.

    Prior to accessing the exit interview website, please have the following information ready:

    • Driver license number
    • Social security number
    • Date of birth (MM/DD/YYYY)
    • Permanent email address
    • Names, addresses and telephone numbers of three (3) references.

    An exit interview is a loan counseling session that provides borrowers with information regarding loan repayment, grace period, billing options, and collects updated borrower information as required by the federal government.

    Use the first link below for Federal Direct Subsidized, Unsubsidized, or PLUS Loan Exit Counseling. Click the "Log In" button on the top right corner and sign in using your FSA ID Username or E-mail Address and FSA ID Password. Select "Complete Counseling" then select "Exit Counseling."