Loans for Disadvantage Students
The Loans for
Disadvantages Students (LDS) Programs is designed to
provide low-interest rate loans to disadvantaged students
enrolled in school for medicine, osteopathy, dentistry,
pharmacy, podiatry, optometry or veterinary medicine.
A disadvantage student is one coming from under privileged
background that prohibits a student from obtaining the
knowledge, skills and school or a student whose family
annual income is below the low-income level for their
family size. (Family income level are published in
the Federal Register.