Federal Nursing Student Loan



Federal Nursing Student Loan Information
This is a need-based, low interest, Federal Student Loan that is available to undergraduate students that are fully admitted to the Nursing Program at Mount St Joseph University. To be eligible, a student must have a demonstrated financial need after all need-based Financial Aid has been considered. The loan amount and limits
change year to year, but the interest rate is fixed.

Loan Amounts

Academic Year Sophomore Limit Junior/Senior Limit Aggregate Amount
2022-2023 $5,236 $8,237 $25,825
2023-2024 $5,460 $8,588 $26,928
2024-2025 $5,693 $8,955 $28,078
  • Loan amounts are not guaranteed to be awarded
  • Award is based on Demonstrated Financial Need after all need-based aid is considered
  • Amount Calculated at the time of awarding

Repayment information

  • Loans remain in deferment while student is enrolled at least half-time at Mount St. Joseph University
  • While in deferment, loan will maintain a 0% assessed interest rate
  • 9 Month Grace period begins after enrollment drops below half-time (6 Credit Hours)
  • All repayment plans are handled through:

University Accounting Services (UAS)

Phone: (844) 870-8701

Email: UASconnect@tsico.com

Mailing Address:

University Accounting Service LLC

PO Box 918

Brookfield WI 53008-0918

Website: https://www.uasconnect.com

More Information can be obtained by contacting Student Administrative Services at 513-244-4418.
For the most accurate and up-to-date loan balance information, log into the Student Dashboard at StudentAid.gov
Revised 4/20/22 https://www.msj.edu/tuition-aid/index.html

Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP)


Ohio Higher Ed


Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP) | Ohio Higher Ed


Alumni Board Scholarship


This year, the Alumni Advisory Council will be giving three (3) $1,000 scholarships for the Fall 2022 semester. The deadline to apply is June 30th, 2022. Additional information is below:

The Alumni Board Scholarship Fund was established in 2018 as a way for MSJ alumni serving on the Alumni Advisory Council to give back to current students. Three $1,000 scholarships will be presented in the fall semester to three returning students who meet the criteria below:

Scholarship Requirements:
• Must be a returning, full-time student at sophomore or higher class status at Mount St. Joseph University.
• Must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.
• A recommendation letter (500 words maximum) from a Mount alumnus (non-family), or Mount faculty/staff member, or current employer, must accompany their application. Due to NCAA Division III regulation, a letter of recommendation from a coach/athletic personnel will not be accepted.
• An essay (500 words maximum), written by the applicant, must accompany the letter of recommendation and application. The essay is to include reflection on the mission statement of MSJ and how the applicant envisions the elements of this mission impacting their current student achievements as well as their career goals as an alumna/us.

Please share this link to apply (letters of recommendation may be emailed to alumni@msj.edu for confidentiality):