U.S. Direct Loans (FAFSA)
Maastricht University (UM) is a registered participant in the U.S. Direct Loans Program. The Federal School Code of Maastricht University is: 042571. UM students who pay tuition fees holding a valid American passport, or who are permanent residents of the U.S. are eligible for the loan.
Types of loans
Am I eligible?
The following students are eligible to receive Federal Student Aid: U.S. passport holders or permanent residents registered for a full-time study programme at Maastricht University. Please note that students registered for a joint study programme or the Medicine programme are not eligible to receive loans.
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- Please familiarise yourself with the documents outlining the conditions for accepting and studying with a U.S. Direct Loan at Maastricht University below.
- Loan applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form online.
- Loan applicants should email the UM Financial Aid Officer and U.S. Direct Loans Primary Destination Point Administrator Luc van den Akker at scholarships[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl and request a U.S. Direct Loans application form.
- Luc van den Akker will send applicants an application form and more details about the loan procedure.