Federal Direct Loan MPN

How to Complete the Master Promissory Note Online

The Federal Direct Stafford Loan is a guaranteed student loan (in the student's name).  In order to obtain the Federal Direct Stafford Loan, all first-time borrowers must complete the Federal Direct Stafford Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN).  This note is valid for a period of 10 years.

The Master Promissory Note must be completed by the student at studentloans.gov

To log into your account, you will need your:

  • FSA User ID and Password - NEW!!!
    • NOTE: This has replaced the 4-digit pin number
    • To create an FSA User ID click here.
      • If you have forgotten your user name or password, click here.

Master Promissory Note:

  1. Once you have logged into your account you will see a link in the center of the page that says: "COMPLETE MASTER PROMISSORY NOTE". Click on this link.
  2. Enter personal information
    • Select Millersville from the list of PA schools
  3. Provide two personal references
  4. Continue clicking through each step until you have signed and completed the form.
  5. You will receive a confirmation once your Master Promissory Note has been completely submitted
NOTE: It is Federal Regulation that these steps must be done so that the student understands the terms of his/her loan and repayment. Until you complete these two steps, you will not receive any Federal Loans awarded to you.