Direct Loan interest rates for the 2019-20 academic year have been announced. The Stafford Loan interest rate will be fixed at 4.53% and the PLUS Loan interest rate will be fixed at 7.08%. The new rates are down from last year.
Luther's Cohort Default Rate for Fiscal Year 2015 dropped to 1.8%. The national average for the same period is 10.8%.
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