Updated: Nov 14, 2020
Emilie is an instrumental/general music major. She was selected from the entire Education Program at UWSP to receive a Teacher Payback Loan. This loan It is renewable for 5 more semesters or until a total of $30,000 is reached. The Teacher Loan Program provides loans to Wisconsin residents who are undergraduate enrolled at a University of Wisconsin System institution.
Students must be enrolled in programs leading to teacher licensure in a discipline identified as a teacher shortage area for the state of Wisconsin and have an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students who participate in this loan forgiveness program must agree to teach, full-time, in a county defined as "rural" by the statute authorizing this program. One hundred percent of this loan is forgivable in four years, only if all criteria for forgiveness are met.