small horizontal black line
askus icon

Office of Accounting

Perkins Loan Services


Student Deferment

  • Enrolled at least half-time
  • Form must be submitted at the beginning of each period of enrollment
  • Enrollment verification provided by the Registrar's office of your school is acceptable
  • Deferment is automatic only for students enrolled at UT-Austin unless your loan is past due
  • Borrowers in medical internship or residency program are NOT eligible except for borrowers in a dentistry program

Student Form