Borrowers at NOVA must go through the Direct Loan Program. Students
must complete Entrance Counseling and a Direct Loan Master
Promissory Note. Northern Virginia Community College does not process paper Master
Promissory Notes for Direct Loans.
Direct Loan Entrance Counseling- If you haven't previously received a loan, you must complete entrance
counseling before your school can make the first disbursement of your loan. This
helps you to understand your responsibilities regarding your loan. Complete
this counseling online.