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  1. Parent PLUS Loan Parent PLUS Loan Summary Steps to applying for a Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) Overview A Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) is a federal direct loan for which parents can apply. This is only available for dependen... Read More
  2. Student Loans Student Loans Summary Overview of direct loans (student loans) and how to apply for 2017-18, which goes from fall 2017–summer 2018 Direct Loans Overview For information about federal direct loans, go to abtech.edu/financial-aid. Select &quo... Read More
  3. Parenting Classes Parenting Classes Summary: Available options for those seeking classes on parenting We do not currently offer parenting classes. However, we do offer some curriculum classes in our Early Childhood Education Department that would cover topics like ... Read More
  4. Divorced Parents and FAFSA Divorced Parents and FAFSA Summary How to fill out a FAFSA when the student's parents are divorced  Overview If your parents are separated or divorced, the "custodial parent" is responsible for filling out the FAFSA. The c... Read More
  5. Defer Federal Student Loans Defer Federal Student Loans Summary How to defer (delay repayment of) federal student loans Overview of Deferment Under certain circumstances, you can defer (delay) your federal student loan payments. During a deferment, you wouldn't need to ... Read More
  6. Repay Federal Loans Repay Federal Loans Summary How to begin repayment of federal student loans and when repayment is due Federal Government Website Information about how to begin repayment of federal student loans can be found at studentaid.ed.gov/repay-loans/under... Read More
  7. Forgivable Education Loans for Service (FELS) Forgivable Education Loans for Service (FELS) Summary Explanation of the Forgivable Education Loan for Service (FELS) Overview The Forgivable Education Loan for Service (FELS) is for students who are committed to working in North Carolina in fiel... Read More
  8. Loan Servicer Loan Servicer Summary Finding information on loans and loan servicers Where to Find Information A loan servicer is a company that collects payments on a loan and performs other administrative tasks associated with maintaining a loan on behalf of ... Read More
  9. Dependency Status and Financial Aid Dependency Status and Financial Aid Summary How to determine FAFSA dependency status  Dependency Requirements The U.S. Department of Education deems that if you answer "yes" to one of the following criteria, you do not have to... Read More
  10. Lavender Fund Scholarship Lavender Fund Scholarship Summary Overview of the A-B Tech Foundation Lavender Fund Scholarship General Information The Lavender Fund is designed to help single parents with children at home succeed in college. It can provide scholarship funds fo... Read More
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