肖尼 State University participates in the William D. 福特联邦直接贷款计划. This program includes the Direct Subsidized and Direct Unsubsidized Student 贷款, 直接毕业生加贷款, 以及直系家长PLUS贷款. Upon request from students and parents, private 贷款s are also certified and processed for students.

To comply with the 2008 Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), 肖尼 State University has instituted a 学生贷款行为准则 to ensure the integrity and the compliance of the administration of all student 贷款 programs. 肖尼 State University adheres to the following principles:

1. 禁止收入分享

肖尼 State University will not participate in any revenue‐sharing arrangements. The HEOA of 2008 defines revenue‐sharing arrangements as any arrangement between an institution and a lender under which the lender makes 贷款s to students attending the institution (or to the families of those students); the institution recommends the lender or the 贷款 products of the lender; and in exchange, the lender pays a fee or provides other material benefits, 包括收入或利润分成, 致机构, 致其官员, 员工, 或代理人.

威廉希尔体育的官员, 员工, 或代理人 will not accept 礼物 from any outside entity in exchange for 贷款 referrals. 礼物的定义是任何小费, 忙, 折扣, 娱乐, 热情好客, 贷款, or other item having monetary value of more than a de minimus amount.

2. 禁止订立合约安排

没有官, 受托人, or employee of the University will accept from any lender, 担保人或服务者任何费用, payment or other financial benefit as compensation for any type of consulting arrangement or other contract to provide services to or on behalf of a lender, 担保人或服务人员.

3. 禁止为私人贷款提供资金

没有官, 受托人, or employee of the University will request or accept from any lender, 担保人或服务人员 any offer of funds to be used for private educational 贷款s, including a pool of funds to students in exchange for the University providing concessions or promises to the lender, 担保人或服务人员 for a specific number of 贷款s made, 被保险人, 或担保, 指定的贷款额, 或者优先贷款人安排. Prohibited financial benefits include but are not limited to revenue‐sharing, 费用, 支付, 印刷成本, 现金, 礼物, 股票, 费用支付应承担的旅行, 娱乐, 住宿, 餐费或交通费.

4. 礼物的限制

军官, 受托人s and 员工 of the University are prohibited from soliciting or accepting any gift from a lender, 担保人, 或教育贷款服务机构. 礼品包括但不限于任何现金, 给小费, 忙, 折扣, 娱乐, 热情好客, 贷款, 股票, 印刷成本, 费用支付的旅行或住宿报销, meals or travel to conferences or training seminars. 培训材料不被视为礼物.

5. 首选贷款机构名单

肖尼 State University participates in the William D. Ford Direct Loan Program which provides student and parent 贷款s through the U.S. 教育部.

肖尼 State University currently does not utilize a preferred lender list for private educational 贷款s. No lender is given preferred status or is given any advantage in securing potential borrowers. 学生 and parents are free to select the lending institution of their choice.

肖尼 State University will not restrict students from selecting a particular lender, 延迟认证, or refuse to certify private educational 贷款s for our students.

6. 咨询委员会薪酬规则

肖尼 State University 金融援助 员工 who serve on an advisory board, 委员会, 或由出借人成立的集团, 担保人或服务人员 shall not receive anything of value for such service.

7. 工作人员协助

肖尼 State University 金融援助 Office shall not request or accept any staffing assistance from any lender, 担保人或服务人员.