Interested in the Atrium Health Loan Forgiveness Program? Learn about all the details and frequently asked questions and see if the program is right for you.

Details of Loan Forgiveness

  • The student must work as the healthcare provider for which they have been educated in a qualifying program at Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
  • Student must accept full time (standard 32 hours per week) employment with an eligible Atrium Health facility
  • Full-time (standard 32 hours per week) employment must begin within 6 months of graduation. There is no guarantee/promise of employment
  • Graduate/employee must remain in good standing (satisfactory work performance) for a period of time equal to that for which monies were advanced (one year of service for every $5,000 borrowed)
  • Loan is interest free if full time employment is started within 6 months of graduation
  • Students who fail to complete their academic program and/or who do not complete the service requirement are responsible for repayment of the loan and Interest

At the time of forgiveness (pay period), the amount forgiven is considered taxable income.

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