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To estimate your monthly accrued interest while in school, multiply the unsubsidized amount you will be borrowing by the interest rate, divide by 365, then multiply by the number of days in a month. The table below uses a month of 31 days.

Anticipated Borrowing

4%

5%

6%

7%

8%

8.25%

$10,000

$34

$42

$51

$59

$68

$70

$20,000

$68

$85

$102

$119

$136

$140

$30,000

$102

$127

$153

$178

$204

$210

$40,000

$136

$170

$204

$238

$272

$280

$50,000

$170

$212

$255

$297

$340

$350

$60,000

$204

$255

$306

$357

$408

$420

$70,000

$238

$297

$357

$416

$476

$490

$80,000

$272

$340

$408

$476

$544

$561

$90,000

$306

$382

$459

$535

$612

$631

$100,000

$339

$425

$510

$595

$679

$701

$110,000

$374

$467

$561

$654

$747

$771

$120,000

$408

$510

$612

$713

$815

$841