Institutional Loan Programs

The University offers a variety of Institutional student loans to eligible students. To learn more about applicant/borrower requirements, the application process and loan specifics, select the name of the loan program(s) in the matrix below.

Please refer to the information below for each type of loan that you plan to borrow. Current borrowers can also review their promissory note for additional Terms and Conditions.

Programs

Borrower Criteria

Loan Information

University Bar Study Loan

Graduating “3L” Law students

Grace Period: 7 months
Interest Rate: 8%
Repayment Term: 30 months

CalSWEC Title IV-E Stipend Program

Graduate social work students planning to practice in the field of child welfare.

Grace Period: 4 months
Interest Rate: 5%
Repayment Term: 60 months

Robert Noyce Teacher Scholars Repayable Scholarship

Undergraduates planning to teach in a high-need school district

Grace Period: 12 months
Interest Rate: 6.8%
Repayment Term: 84 months

Shih Student Loan

International students

Grace Period: 6 months
Interest Rate: 5%
Repayment Term: 60 months

Summer Sessions Loan

Students enrolled in at least 6 units in Summer Session at UC Berkeley, who meet eligibility requirements for financial aid

Grace Period: 9 months
Interest Rate: 5%
Repayment Term: 60 months

Woodworth Student Loan

Students pursuing entomology degree

Grace Period: 9 months
Interest Rate: 0%
Repayment Term: 120 months