JB Pritzker, Governor, State of Illinois

Loan Repayment Calculator

This calculator estimates what the monthly payments may be on a Federal Stafford, Federal Perkins or Federal PLUS Loan once repayment begins. The result can be helpful when deciding a reasonable amount to borrow, based on one's ability to repay.

The calculator is based on a standard repayment for the Federal Stafford Loan Program. Based on the amount borrowed, the minimum monthly payment for the Federal Stafford and Federal PLUS loans is $50; for the Federal Perkins Loan, it's $40. 


Use whole dollar amounts, decimals accepted. All blanks are assumed to be zero (0).

Loan Repayment Calculator

This calculator provides an estimate only. Interest rates, loan programs and federal regulations may impact minimum monthly payments.