7.5% for loans disbursed after June 30, 2002
Post-deferment grace period:
Interest accrues during a deferment or forbearance period. Interest does not accrue for up to 24 months during the time you are serving in an eligible internship or residency program.
Deferment types for this loan:
Full-time student: No limit
Half-time student: No limit
Graduate fellowship: No limit
Rehabilitation/professional training: No limit
Internship/residency: 2-yr max
Unemployment: 3-yr max
If you do not qualify for a deferment, you can apply for forbearance.
Cancellation types for this loan:
Permanent total disability