Amount of student loans offered, by federal loan program U.S. 2013-2019

This statistic shows the amount in student loans that was distributed to students throughout the United States from the academic year 2013/14 to 2018/19 through different federal loan programs. In academic year 2018/19, around 20.2 billion U.S. dollars were distributed through the Subsidized Stafford Loan Program.

Total amount of student aid distributed in the United States, by federal loan program from 2013 to 2019

Perkins Loans1,2641,2271,104928649-
Subsidized Stafford28,52726,08624,23922,67821,52920,198
Unsubsidized Stafford59,68555,77353,56152,27650,21849,002
Parent PLUS11,09411,33512,63113,16113,12512,898
Grad PLUS8,7478,8339,33810,10010,59910,957
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Release date

October 2019


United States

Survey time period

2013 to 2019

Supplementary notes

* Preliminary data. Data for Perkins Loans in 2018/19 unavailable.

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