Heading off to graduate school? You’re probably not a newbie at the financial aid process after your years as an undergraduate. You might even have a few things to say about the increase in graduate student loan borrowing and the $1.3 trillion in outstanding student debt that’s become a key 2016 presidential campaign issue.
However, it’s a mistake to assume that graduate student loans are the same as undergraduate loans. There are actually significant differences between the two, and knowing those differences can be the key to saving money on your grad school debt in the long run. Here are six key factors to consider when taking out graduate school loans. Read more