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To apply for a Federal Stafford Loan, contact the financial aid office at Howard University or the Department of Education at 1-800-433-3243.
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Scholarship Resources for Howard University Students
Howard University students should always remember to search for scholarships before applying for financial aid and loans. Student Loan Network has two great scholarship resources for students at Howard University.* Scholarship Search Secrets, a 40+ page eBook on how to find scholarships, and ScholarshipPoints, a website where students earn points and win free scholarships!
*This scholarship opportunity and search resource are not affiliated with school.
Howard University Summary
Howard University is a comprehensive research university, unique and irreplaceable, defined by its core values, the excellence of all its activities in instruction, research and service, and by its enduring commitment to educating youth, African Americans and other people of color in particular, for leadership and service to our nation and the global community.
Howard University General Information
Howard University is a private not-for-profit, 4-year or above school located in Washington, District of Columbia. There may be one or more Howard University private student loan programs available.
2400 Sixth St NW,
District of Columbia 20059-0001
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Stafford Loan) or scholarships. Students will not be eligible for federal aid without completing the FAFSA. Here is a link to the Howard University FAFSA School Code.
Expenses for 2011-2012*
Type of Institution
Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Research Universities (high research activity)
*Admissions, Expenses, Majors and General information provided on schools utilize publicly released data from the National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS database: Institutional Characteristics 2011-2012, Enrollments Fall 2011, and Student Financial Aid 2010-2011.
Stafford Loans can be used for the following programs
Architecture And Related Services
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
English Language And Literature/letters
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Health Professions And Related Programs
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
Legal Professions And Studies
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
Theology And Religious Vocations
Visual And Performing Arts
Stafford Loans at Howard University Sister Campuses
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Howard University College of Dentistry
Howard University College of Medicine
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Howard University School Of Law
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