When completing the student loan application online, you will need to gather and submit the following documents:
Official transcripts of all High Schools and Colleges attended.
Most recent IRS Form 1040 filed by Applicant and both Co-Borrowers (Please submit only the first two pages of the
1040 or 1040EZ and please make sure that the copies are signed.) View an example of the required 1040.
Proof of enrollment (acceptance letter or schedule).
If you are attending vocational or graduate school, provide proof of the Cost of Attendance from the school you will be
attending. For reference, the Cost of Attendance is available for regional schools and is updated as information
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Student loan applications open on April 1, 2023. The application deadline for Fall 2023 funding for new loans is September
Please review the Whitney Benefits Student Loan Terms and Conditions, available as a PDF.
LOANS ARE AVAILABLE TO:
Graduates of an accredited Sheridan / Johnson County High School.
Students who have obtained a GED from a Sheridan / Johnson County High
School or Sheridan College.
Individuals that have had at least four years of continuous residency in
Sheridan or Johnson County immediately prior to applying for a loan.
Applicants must have:
A 2.5 cumulative grade point average from high school, or
A 2.25 cumulative grade point average from college.
Other Requirements Do Exist.
APPLICANTS CAN NOT:
Be related to current Whitney Benefits Board member.
Currently have loans with the Dodd and Dorothy L. Bryan Foundation, B.F.
and Rose H. Perkins Foundation, or any other private foundation.
Be currently receiving a Daniels Fund Grant.
Whitney, in its sole and absolute discretion, has the authority to determine
whether a student meets qualifications for loan approval.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Review Frequently Asked Questions about FAFSA, after your loan application is submitted, funding deadlines and
borrowing limits, repayment terms, etc.
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The Whitney Benefits student loan
program provides interest-free student
loans to Sheridan and Johnson County
high school graduates. Learn how this
program could help you in the series of
Whitney Benefits uses an online
student loan application process. For
the 2023 - 2024 school year,
undergraduate students may be
eligible to borrow a credit limit up to
$24,000, up to $6,000 per academic
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