Admissions & Aid

Loan Policy and Procedures


Santa Monica College awards Direct Stafford Loans on a case-by-case basis.

  • To apply for a Direct Stafford Loan, please submit a SMC Loan Request Form and complete all of the necessary steps outlined on the request.

  • This form may be obtained from the SMC Financial Aid Department or it may be downloaded from the Loans Page.

Santa Monica College awards Parent (PLUS) Loan on request.

  • To apply for a Parent (PLUS) Loan for a dependent student, please submit a PLUS Loan Request Form

  • This form may be obtained from the Loans Page