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Death

Eligibility: 
Nurse Faculty Loan Program Borrowers

In the event of a borrowers death, the loan can be canceled in full upon receipt of a certified death certificate. The certified death certificate should be mailed to:

UMass Amherst
Loan Receivables
Bursar's Office
215 Whitmore Building
181 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003

Upon receipt of the certified death certificate, the University will submit a copy of the documentation to the Division of Nursing in Rockville MD. The Secretary of Health and Human Services or a designee will cancel the unpaid principal balance and interest of the loan and formally notify the University of the Secretary's decision.