Student Financial Services


  • We have new contact information.  Please contact us at [email protected] or (401) 863-2484.
  • The Biden Administration announced the Student Loan Debt Relief Plan in August 2022.  Please review for the latest updates. 
  • As the federal loan repayment relief measures for COVID-19 wind down, please review up to date information for Federal Direct Loans on or for PCL and LDS Loans on HRSA's COVID 19 site. 

Quick Links

Before You Borrow

Borrow Wisely - Financial Considerations Federal Loans
Loan Process - Application, Requirements, Disbursement Brown U Institutional Loans
PLUS Loan Application Process Private Loans
Loan Repayment Estimator TEACH Grants

Leaving Brown

Leaving Brown & Loan Exit Counseling - Graduating or Taking a Leave

Repay Your Loans

Grace Period Medical Loan Borrowers
Planning Your Repayment Postpone Repayment (Deferment/Forbearance)
Repay Your Federal Direct Loans Cancellation & Forgiveness
Repay Your Federal Perkins & Institutional Loans Consolidation
Understanding Interest Avoid Default & Keep Loans Current

Leaving Brown? All loan borrowers must complete  online loan exit counseling.
Undergraduate students: 
Learn more about the Brown Promise
Living @ Brown: Financial Considerations
Repay Perkins or institutional loans: online at Use our Cheat Sheet to register.
Refunds:  If you have a student account credit balance, consider reducing your loans. Email [email protected]  
1098E tax forms: Interest paid on Perkins & institutional loans will be reported on January loan billing statements. 

We email important information to students' Brown email accounts.