Stafford Loan Exit Interview

For an overview of Exit Counseling, please visit

To complete your exit interview:

1. Visit the Exit Counseling page through

2. Click the blue button to login.

3. Enter your FSA ID and Password. If you have not created a FSA ID, please do so at the “Create an Account” link. If you have forgotten your Username and/or Password, please click on the respective links to receive the help you need. 

4. Complete your Exit loan counseling session and indicate the College of Charleston as a college you attended.  This should take 25-30 minutes to complete. 

5. Once you are finished you’ll receive a completion confirmation from Please forward that email to and we be able to release the hold and update your account Stafford Exit requirement as satisfied.

If you have any questions, please contact Ellen Elias at or 843.953.5886.

*Please note that a failure to complete this Federal requirement can lead to holds on transcripts or registrations.