Mandatory Steps for Direct Loan Processing

Step 1: Entrance Counseling

Online Direct Loan Entrance Counseling

  • Visit http://studentloans.gov.
  • Sign in using your FAFSA pin.
  • Click “Complete Entrance Counseling.”
  • Select “I am an undergraduate student.”
  • Select South Carolina for the state and Greenville Technical College for the school.
  • Complete the counseling session and print the confirmation at the end. 

Step 2: Master Promissory Note

Direct Loan Master Promissory Note

  • Visit http://studentloans.gov.
  • Sign in using your FAFSA pin.
  • Select “Complete MPN.”
  • Select “Subsidized/Unsubsidized.”
  • Complete the requested personal information, school information, and references.
  • Click on and read each section of the terms and conditions.
  • Click “continue” to proceed and finish signing your MPN.