Posted Date: November 24, 2015

Author:  Sue O'Flaherty, Service Director, Program Management, Federal Student Aid

Subject: Revised Federal Perkins Loan Program Questions and Answers Available on IFAP Web Site - November 2015

A revised set of questions and answers about the Federal Perkins Loan (Perkins Loan) Program has been posted to the “Hot Topics” area of the Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) Web site as well as on the Campus-Based Processing Information Page.  To navigate to the Campus-Based Processing Information page from the IFAP Web site’s home page, click on the Processing Resources box then click on the Campus-Based Processing Information link. Perkins Loan Program Wind-Down information is highlighted in an orange box on the right side of the page.

The Question and Answer document will be updated periodically and include the date of the update at the end of each answer.

Contact Information

If you have questions about the Perkins Loan Program, contact the Campus-Based Call Center at 877/801-7168. Customer service representatives are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. until 8:00 P.M. (ET).  You may also e-mail


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