Are You Eligible For Deferment? | Kent State University

Are You Eligible For Deferment?

ARE YOU ELIGIBLE FOR DEFERMENT?

Deferment Criteria** Federal Perkins/NATL Direct Disbursed On Or After 07/01/93 Federal Perkins Disbursed 07/01/87 - 07/01/93 National Direct Between 10/01/80 - 07/01/93 National Direct Disbursed Before 10/01/80
Half-Time Enrollment No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit
Graduate Fellowship Study No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit
Head Start Staff Member; Pre-K or Child Care Program Staff  5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years
Eligible Internship Or Residency Program N/A 2 Years 3 Years 3 Years
Unemployment 3 Years 3 Years 3 Years 3 Years
Law Enforcement, Corrections Officer, Public Defense Lawyer, or Prosecuting Attorney 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years
Mandatory Forbearance 3 Years N/A N/A N/A
Military Cancellation  5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years
Nurse, Medical Technician, or Fire Fighter 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years
Provider of Early Intervention Services or Provider at Family Services Agency 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years
Qualifying Teaching, Speech Language Pathologist, and Librarian Services  5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years
Volunteer Service in the Peace Corps or Americorps VISTA 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years

**Please click on the appropriate criteria in order to print the form.

 

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