Loan Repayment Assistance Program 2021-2022 Application

Update as of 12/22/2021:  The Department of Education (ED) announced a 90-day extension of the pause on student loan repayment, interest, and collections through May 1, 2022.  The extension is to allow the ED to assess the impacts of the Omicron variant on student borrowers and provide additional time for borrowers to plan for the resumption of payments.  More information on this extension's effect on 2022 LRAP funding will be forthcoming.  Please email with any questions.   


The Law School’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) requires an applicant to submit the following three pieces of information:

1. Application Form: The application form will be available on this website by November 15, 2021. Please be sure to submit your completed application by December 15, 2021 for loan payments due in February 2022. 

2. Employer Certification: The employer certification must be submitted directly to the Law School's Financial Aid Office at by an applicant's employer by December 15, 2021*.

REQUIREMENT: If your employer, job title, or salary changes, you must submit a Job/Salary Change Certification (PDF) within 30 days of the change.

3. Loan Documentation: You must provide the following loan documentation:

  • A consolidation account summary after your consolidation is complete identifying the loans included in the consolidation - This is not required if you did not consolidate your loans.
  • A general account summary that identifies all loans included in your Income Driven Repayment (IDR) payment
  • An IDR plan confirmation letter
  • Your most recent bill showing your payment date, amount and repayment plan

REQUIREMENT: All loans must be in good standing and in repayment. All required loan payments must be made prior to receiving your funding; your loans must remain in repayment at all times and cannot be in forbearance.


  • LRAP Application and Employment Certification as noted above.
  • A payment history of your 2021 payments (this should already be on file if you have been submitting monthly payment documentation).
  • An IDR renewal confirmation letter.  If your recertification has been extended, please provide your most recent IDR certification letter.
  • Your most recent billing statement that matches the IDR renewal confirmation letter.  

Loan documentation should be submitted to by December 15, 2021*. Any document not available by the deadline should be submitted as soon as it is received.

*Completion of your application by the December 15, 2021 deadline ensures your funding is available in time for the February 2022 payment. Applications submitted and/or completed after this deadline may see a delay in receiving funding. Applications received or completed after January 15, 2022 will be processed and reviewed as time permits and may result in a significant delay in receiving funding. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETE BY MARCH 31, 2022. Any application not completed by this date will be denied and applicants will forfeit any LRAP funding for 2022, unless you have received the Committee's approval prior to this deadline.