Office of Financial Aid

University of Mississippi

Online Loan Exit Counseling

Welcome to The University of Mississippi Online Loan Exit Counseling Sessions. We are happy to offer these sessions as a convenient method for satisfying the federal requirements regarding loan exit counseling.

In these sessions you will receive information about your student loan repayment under the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP), Direct Loan Program (DLP) , Health Professions (HPSL), Perkins and/or McKinstry Loan Programs. This information includes:

  • Your rights and responsibilities as a student loan borrower.
  • Your options for repaying your student loans.
  • Useful financial planning tools to help you manage your student loan repayments.

Please Read: Primer on Student Loan Repayment

Important: All students should review information about the potential benefits of

Student Loan Consolidation.

Also take note of Top Ten Student Loan Tips for Recent Graduates.

Information Needed to Begin Your Exit Counseling Session(s)

During the counseling session, we will ask you to provide specific information about your loans so we can customize your counseling session to fit your needs. Please make sure that you have the information listed below before you begin, so you will be able to complete the counseling in one session.

Research your student financial aid paper work for the following information about your loan(s).

  • Your Social Security Number
  • Your Driver’s License Number
  • Name, Address, Telephone Number of Next of Kin
  • Name, Address, Telephone number of two references at different addresses whom the lender could contact if they should lose contact with you
  • Name, Address, Telephone Number of your expected employer
  • Name of Guaranty Agency who guaranteed your student loans (contact your lender, if you need assistance)
  • Name of your Lender

Your school is required to obtain the following information:

  • Expected employer
  • Next of kin–a family member who can readily be contacted
  • References
  • Expected permanent address

Please Note: If you borrowed under the FFELP or DLP. Loan Program only you should only complete the FFELP or DLP exit counseling. If you borrowed under the FFELP or DLP and the Health Professions (HPSL), Perkins and/or McKinstry Programs, you must complete both exit counseling sessions.

Personal counseling and written materials on debt management and other financial planning concerns are available upon request by contacting our Student Loan Department atstudentloans@olemiss.edu or by calling 662-915-5546.

Exit Counseling for FFELP and/or DLP loans and TEACH 
Undergraduate, Graduate, LAW and PY4’s

If you should have any problems with the above web site, please call 1-800-4-FED-AID .

Exit Counseling for Perkins, McKinstry, Health Professions (HSPL)
Undergraduate, Graduate, LAW and PY4’s

If you should have any problems with the above web site, please call 1-800-999-6227.