9.2 Add BioDemo Parent for PLUS Loans

Purpose:  Use this document as a reference on how to add the bio/demo information for the parent using ctcLink.

Audience: Financial Aid staff.

You must have at least one of these local college managed security roles:

  • ZD FA DL Mgmt
  • ZD FA Director
  • ZZ FA DL Mgmt
  • ZZ FA Direct Loan Processor

If you need assistance with the above security roles, please contact your local college supervisor or IT Admin to request role access.

Add BioDemo Parent

Navigation:  NavBar > Navigator > Financial Aid > Loans > Direct Lending Management > Manage Direct Loan Application

  1. The Direct Loan App search page displays.
  2. Enter the ID.
  3. Enter the Academic Institution.
  4. Enter the Aid Year.
  5. Select the Search button.
Direct Loan App Search page
  1. On the Application Bio/Demo tab, enter the Parent’s ID in the Borrower ID field.
  2. Verify that the parent’s information correctly auto-populates in the Borrower Information section.  
  3. Select the Save button.
Application Bio Demo tab

After the parent bio/demo information and relationship are established, the parent information must be added to the student’s Direct Loan origination application.

  1. Process complete.