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                   IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR ALL DEAL LOANS APPROVED
                           ON OR AFTER FEBRUARY 14, 2010


      Bank of North Dakota (BND) is required to disclose and collect specific documents from
      each borrower prior to disbursing the DEAL loan funds to the school. The documents
      listed below are in addition to the DEAL Loan Application and Promissory Note and the
      DEAL Cosigner Credit Application and Promissory Note.

      1. DEAL Application Disclosure
         There are two disclosures included with the DEAL Application and Promissory Note
         for you to review prior to your selection of a fixed or variable rate loan.

      2. Private Education Applicant Self-Certification
         This form needs to be completed by you based on information you can obtain by
         visiting with the financial aid office at your school.

        NOTE: After BND receives the School Certification, we will provide you with a pre-
        filled Self-Certification. You will need to review, sign and return this form to our office.

      3. DEAL Approval Disclosure
         You must accept the terms listed in the Approval Disclosure in order for the loan to be
         approved. To do this, you must sign, date and return the cover letter that is sent with
         the form.

        NOTE: This offer is valid for a limited amount of time as identified on the Approval
        Disclosure under the “Next Steps & Terms of Acceptance” section. You must reply by
        this date or your loan request will be cancelled.

      4. DEAL Final Disclosure
         After steps 2 & 3 listed above are complete, the DEAL Final Disclosure will be sent to
         you with the Right to Cancel by a specific date listed on the form. BND will not be
         able to disburse any loan funds to the school until after this date.

      It is imperative that you watch the mail for these documents and respond within the
      appropriate time frames.

      If you have any questions concerning the status of your loan request, contact BND at
      1-800-472-2166 ext. 5763.
                                          DAKOTA EDUCATION ALTERNATIVE LOAN (DEAL)
                                           FIXED RATE LOAN APPLICATION DISCLOSURE
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                                                                                                              Bank of North Dakota
                                                                                                              PO Box 5509
                                                                                                              Bismarck, ND 58506-5509
                                                                                                              1-800-472-2166 ext. 5763

Loan Interest Rate (Fixed) & Fees
 Your starting interest rate will be between                   Your Starting Interest Rate (upon approval)
                                                               The starting interest rate you pay will be determined when your
                                                               loan is approved. It will be based upon the student’s state of legal
         6.33%              and           7.33%                residence OR the location of the school the student is attending.
                                                               If approved, we will notify you of your starting rate. For more
                                                               information, see Reference Notes.
 For loans approved 01/01/2011 - 03/31/2011

                                                               Your Interest Rate During the Life of the Loan
                                                               Your rate is fixed. This means that your rate will be set on the
                                                               day the loan is approved and remains the same until the loan is
                                                               paid in full. The fixed rate is based upon the Federal Home Loan
                                                               Bank (FHLB) 10 Year Advanced Rate. For more information on
                                                               this rate, see Reference Notes.

                                                                 Loans approved 01/01/2011 through 03/31/2011 will never
                                                                 exceed 7.33%.


Loan Fees
Administrative Fee: 2% of the total loan amount. BND may pay the fee for North Dakota residents and students
attending school in state. Late Charge: 6% of each late payment not to exceed $15.00. Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF):
$25.00.

Loan Cost Examples
The total amount you will pay for this loan will vary depending upon when you start to repay it. This example provides
estimates based upon three (3) different repayment options available to you while enrolled in school.

                                                                      Interest Rate            Loan Term                  Total Paid Over
          Repayment Option                  Amount Provided
                                                                     (highest possible    (how long you have to           Life of the Loan
         (while enrolled in school)
                                                                       starting rate)        pay off the loan)         (includes associated fees)

 1. DEFER PAYMENTS
    Make no payments while enrolled in                                                           10 years
    school. Interest will be charged and         $10,000                  7.33%              starting after the              $19,184.40
    added to your loan upon entering                                                         deferment period
    repayment.

 2. PAY ONLY THE INTEREST
                                                                                                 10 years
    Make interest payments but defer
                                                 $10,000                  7.33%              starting after the              $17,792.22
    payments on the principal amount
                                                                                             deferment period
    while enrolled in school.

 3. MAKE FULL PAYMENTS                                                                           10 years
    Pay both the principal and interest          $10,000                  7.33%            starting after your first         $14,426.40
    amounts while enrolled in school.                                                             payment

About this example
The repayment example assumes that you remain in school for four (4) years and have a 6-month grace period before beginning repayment. It is
based on the highest starting rate currently charged and the administrative fee.
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Federal Loan Alternatives

                Loan Program                            Current Interest Rates by Program Type

 PERKINS
                                                                                                                You may qualify for
 for Students
                                                   5% fixed                                                     federal education loans.
                                                                                                                For additional information,
 STAFFORD                                          4.5% fixed       Undergraduate subsidized                    contact your school’s
 for Students                                                                                                   financial aid office or the
                                                   6.8% fixed       Undergraduate unsubsidized & Graduate
                                                                                                                Department of Education at:
 PLUS                                              8.5% fixed       Federal Family Education Loan
 for Parents and Graduate/Professional                                                                          www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov
 Students                                          7.9% fixed       Federal Direct Loan



Next Steps
1. Find Out About Other Loan Options.
    Some schools have school-specific student loan benefits and terms not detailed on this form. Contact your school’s
    financial aid office or visit the Department of Education’s Web site at:
    www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov for more information about other loans.

2. To Apply for this Loan, Complete the Application and the Self-Certification Form.
    A prefilled Self-Certification Form along with an Approval Disclosure will be provided to you by BND after you have
    completed the application process and your loan has been approved. The Approval Disclosure will identify the loan
    terms in effect at the time and will be available for 45 days (terms will not change during this period except as
    permitted by law).

    If you prefer to complete the Self-Certification Form on your own, you may get the form and the information you need
    from your school’s financial aid office.



REFERENCE NOTES

Fixed Interest Rate                                                              Cosigners
  • The interest rate for a fixed interest rate loan will be set on the            • A cosigner is required for borrowers younger than 24 years of
    day the loan approval is extended and remains the same until                     age. You, or a cosigner, must meet specific credit criteria. For
    the loan is paid in full. The current interest rates are calculated              more information on eligibility criteria, see the loan application
    using the Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) 10 Year Advanced                         and promissory note.
    Rate by adding a margin of 2% or 3% dependent upon the
    student's state of legal residence or the location of the school             Bankruptcy Limitations
    the student is attending.                                                      • If you file for bankruptcy, you may still be required to pay back
                                                                                     the loan.
Eligibility Criteria
                                                                                 More information about loan eligibility, repayment, deferment
Borrower                                                                         and forbearance options is available in your loan application
  • If you are not an existing BND student loan customer, your state             and promissory note or on our Web site at:
    of legal residence OR the location of the school that you are                mystudentloanonline.nd.gov.
    attending must be located in one of the following states: North
    Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Montana, Wyoming or
    Wisconsin.
  • You must be a U.S. citizen attending an eligible school, be
    making satisfactory academic progress and must not have any
    student loans in default.
  • You must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
    (FAFSA) process if you will be attending school at least half-
    time.
  • The school must certify your enrollment eligibility.
                                          DAKOTA EDUCATION ALTERNATIVE LOAN (DEAL)
                                          VARIABLE RATE LOAN APPLICATION DISCLOSURE
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                                                                                                              Bank of North Dakota
                                                                                                              PO Box 5509
                                                                                                              Bismarck, ND 58506-5509
                                                                                                              1-800-472-2166 ext. 5763

Loan Interest Rate (Variable) & Fees
 Your starting interest rate will be between                   Your Starting Interest Rate (upon approval)
                                                               The starting interest rate you pay will be determined when your
                                                               loan is approved. It will be based upon the student’s state of legal
         1.80%              and           2.80%                residence OR the location of the school the student is attending.
                                                               If approved, we will notify you of your starting rate. For more
                                                               information, see Reference Notes.
 After the starting rate is set, your rate will then
 vary with the market.
                                                               Your Interest Rate During the Life of the Loan
                                                               Your rate is variable. This means that your rate could move
                                                               lower or higher than the rates on this form. The variable rate is
                                                               based upon the 3-month London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR)
                                                               as posted by Bloomberg. For more information on this rate, see
                                                               Reference Notes.

                                                                 Although the rate will vary after you are approved, it will never
                                                                 exceed 10% (the maximum allowable for this loan).

Loan Fees
Administrative Fee: 2% of the total loan amount. BND may pay the fee for North Dakota residents and students
attending school in state. Late Charge: 6% of each late payment not to exceed $15.00. Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF):
$25.00.

Loan Cost Examples
The total amount you will pay for this loan will vary depending upon when you start to repay it. This example provides
estimates based upon three (3) different repayment options available to you while enrolled in school.

                                                                      Interest Rate            Loan Term                  Total Paid Over
          Repayment Option                  Amount Provided
                                                                     (highest possible    (how long you have to           Life of the Loan
         (while enrolled in school)
                                                                       starting rate)        pay off the loan)         (includes associated fees)

 1. DEFER PAYMENTS
    Make no payments while enrolled in                                                           10 years
    school. Interest will be charged and         $10,000                  2.80%              starting after the              $13,185.60
    added to your loan upon entering                                                         deferment period
    repayment.

 2. PAY ONLY THE INTEREST
                                                                                                 10 years
    Make interest payments but defer
                                                 $10,000                  2.80%              starting after the              $12,996.51
    payments on the principal amount
                                                                                             deferment period
    while enrolled in school.

 3. MAKE FULL PAYMENTS                                                                           10 years
    Pay both the principal and interest          $10,000                  2.80%            starting after your first         $11,710.80
    amounts while enrolled in school.                                                             payment

About this example
The repayment example assumes that you remain in school for four (4) years and have a 6-month grace period before beginning repayment. It is
based on the highest starting rate currently charged and the administrative fee.
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Federal Loan Alternatives

                Loan Program                            Current Interest Rates by Program Type
                                                                                                                     You may qualify for
 PERKINS
                                                  5% fixed
                                                                                                                     federal education
 for Students                                                                                                        loans.
                                                  4.5% fixed          Undergraduate subsidized                       For additional information,
 STAFFORD                                                                                                            contact your school’s
 for Students                                     6.8% fixed          Undergraduate unsubsidized & Graduate          financial aid office or the
                                                                                                                     Department of Education at:
 PLUS                                             8.5% fixed          Federal Family Education Loan
 for Parents and Graduate/Professional                                                                               www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov
 Students                                         7.9% fixed          Federal Direct Loan



Next Steps
1. Find Out About Other Loan Options.
    Some schools have school-specific student loan benefits and terms not detailed on this form. Contact your school’s
    financial aid office or visit the Department of Education’s Web site at:
    www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov for more information about other loans.

2. To Apply for this Loan, Complete the Application and the Self-Certification Form.
    A prefilled Self-Certification Form along with an Approval Disclosure will be provided to you by BND after you have
    completed the application process and your loan has been approved. The Approval Disclosure will identify the loan
    terms in effect at the time and will be available for 45 days (terms will not change during this period, except as
    permitted by law and the variable interest rate may change based on the market).

    If you prefer to complete the Self-Certification Form on your own, you may get the form and the information you need
    from your school’s financial aid office.




REFERENCE NOTES

Variable Interest Rate                                                             Cosigners
  • Your rate is variable. This means that your rate could be lower                   • A cosigner is required for borrowers younger than 24 years of
     or higher than the rates on this form. The variable rates are                      age. You, or a cosigner, must meet specific credit criteria. For
     based upon the 3-month London Interbank Offered Rate                               more information on eligibility criteria, see the loan application
     (LIBOR) by adding a margin of 1.5% or 2.5% dependent upon                          and promissory note.
     the student’s state of legal residence or the location of the
     school the student is attending.                                              Bankruptcy Limitations
                                                                                      • If you file for bankruptcy, you may still be required to pay back
Eligibility Criteria
                                                                                        the loan.

Borrower
                                                                                   More information about loan eligibility, repayment, deferment
  • If you are not an existing BND student loan customer, your state               and forbearance options is available in your loan application
     of legal residence OR the location of the school that you are                 and promissory note or at our Web site:
     attending must be located in one of the following states: North               mystudentloanonline.nd.gov.
     Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Montana, Wyoming or
     Wisconsin.
  • You must be a U.S. citizen attending an eligible school, be
     making satisfactory academic progress and must not have any
     student loans in default.
  • You must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
     (FAFSA) process if you will be attending school at least half-
     time.
  • The school must certify your enrollment and eligibility.
                              DAKOTA EDUCATION ALTERNATIVE LOAN (DEAL)
                              BORROWER APPLICATION AND PROMISSORY NOTE
                              BANK OF NORTH DAKOTA
                              STUDENT LOAN SERVICES
                              SFN 50962 (12-2010)                                                                                                      mystudentloanonline.nd.gov

                                                          SUBMIT COMPLETED APPLICATION TO:
       Bank of North Dakota (BND)                 PO Box 5509, Bismarck, ND 58506-5509 1-800-472-2166 ext. 5763                                      1-800-643-3916 (TDD)
WARNING: Any person who knowingly makes a false statement or misrepresentation on this form is subject to criminal penalties.
BORROWER (STUDENT) SECTION
1. Last Name                            First Name                        Middle Initial   2. Date of Birth (mm/dd/yyyy)                3. Social Security Number


4. Permanent Street Address (if P.O. Box, see instructions)                                4a. City                                     4b. State      4c. Zip Code


5. Home Telephone Number                       6. Cell Telephone Number                    7. Drivers License Number
   (       )                                      (         )                                 State:           #:

8. E-mail Address                                                                          9. State of Legal Residence


10. Loan Period (mm/yyyy)                                                                  11. Requested Loan Amount                    11a. Major Course of Study
    From:                                To:                                                   $

12. School Name                                                                            12a. City                                    12b. State


13. Are you a U.S. Citizen?

    Yes  No
14. Are you currently in default on any education loan?                                    15. Are you a high school student taking college courses?

    Yes  No                                                                                   Yes
16. Employer Name


17. Employer Street Address                                                                17a. City                                    17b. State     17c. Zip Code


18. Employer Telephone Number                                                              19. Position
    (       )

20. REFERENCES — YOU MUST LIST 3 REFERENCES
Reference Name                                              Reference Name                                             Reference Name


Street Address                                              Street Address                                             Street Address


City                           State     Zip Code             City                         State       Zip Code        City                            State   Zip Code


E-mail Address                                              E-mail Address                                             E-mail Address


Telephone Number                                            Telephone Number                                           Telephone Number
(     )                                                     (     )                                                    (     )

Relationship to Student                                     Relationship to Student                                    Relationship to Student



PROMISSORY NOTE
I promise to pay to the lender, or a subsequent holder of this Promissory Note, all sums disbursed (hereinafter "loan") under the terms of this Note, plus interest
and other fees which may become due as provided in this Note. If I fail to make payments when due, I will also pay collection costs, not to exceed the
maximum allowed under North Dakota State law including court costs, collection fees, and attorney fees. I understand I may cancel or reduce the size of any
loan by refusing to accept any disbursement that is issued. I understand that this is a Promissory Note. I will not sign this Note before reading it, even if
otherwise advised. I am entitled to an exact copy of this Promissory Note and the Borrower's Rights and Responsibilities. My signature certifies I have read,
understand and agree to the terms and conditions of this Application and Promissory Note, the Borrower Certification, and the accompanying Borrower's Rights
and Responsibilities. I authorize the lender, or its agent, to investigate my credit record and report information concerning my credit to the proper persons and
organizations.

THIS IS A LOAN THAT MUST BE REPAID.

21. I choose a: ______ Fixed Interest Rate DEAL                      ______Variable Interest Rate DEAL            (You MUST select one.)

22. Borrower's Signature _________________________________________________________                                  Today's Date (mm/dd/yyyy) __________________________
LENDER SECTION (lender use only)
23. Amount Approved                                  Date                                              Initials                            Loan #
    $
SFN 50962 (12-2010)
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                                                  INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING THE
                                         DAKOTA EDUCATION ALTERNATIVE LOAN (DEAL) APPLICATION


                        BORROWER SECTION                                        Item 20: Enter the requested information for three adult references
                                                                                with different United States addresses. References with addresses
   Item 1: Enter your last name, then your first name and middle initial.       outside the U.S. are not acceptable. The first reference should be a
                                                                                parent or legal guardian. If both your parents or legal guardians are
   Item 2: Enter the month, day and year of your birth. Use only                deceased, enter information for an adult relative. All requested items,
   numbers.                                                                     including telephone number, must be complete or your application will
                                                                                be delayed.
   Item 3: Enter your Social Security Number. An application without a
   Social Security Number will not be processed.                                Item 21: You must select a fixed interest rate or a variable interest
                                                                                rate. Important information you should consider prior to making this
   Item 4a-c: Enter your permanent home street address, apartment               selection is located under the “Interest” sections of the Promissory Note
   number, city, state and zip code. If you use a Post Office Box, you          and the Borrower’s Rights and Responsibilities.
   must also list a street address. A temporary school address is not
   acceptable.                                                                  Item 22: Use blue or black ink to sign your full name, including
                                                                                your first, middle initial and last name. Enter the date you are
   Item 5: Enter the area code and telephone number for the address             signing the Application/Promissory Note. By signing, you:
   listed in Item 4. If you have no telephone, enter N/A.
                                                                                1) Acknowledge that you have read, understand and agree to the
   Item 6: Enter your cell telephone number, including area code. If you        provisions in the Borrower Certification, the Promissory Note, and the
   have no cell telephone, enter N/A.                                           Borrower's Rights and Responsibilities.

   Item 7: Enter the two-letter abbreviation for the state that issued your     2) Agree to repay the loan in full according to the terms and conditions
   drivers license followed by the drivers license number. If you do not        in the Promissory Note.
   have a valid drivers license, enter N/A.
                                                                                Note: Borrower Signature and Date are required. If you fail to sign
   Item 8: Enter your e-mail address if applicable.                             and date the Promissory Note, processing of your application may be
                                                                                delayed.
   Item 9: List your state of legal residence.

   Item 10: Enter the beginning and ending dates (month/year) of the
   academic period for which this loan is to be used. These dates must                                 LENDER SECTION
   not be more than 12 months apart.                                                                (To be completed by the lender)

   Item 11: Enter the maximum amount you wish to borrow under the               Item 23: Bank of North Dakota will indicate the approved amount for
   DEAL loan program. Apply only for what you will need to pay for your         the DEAL loan. The amount will be disclosed to you on the DEAL Loan
   educational expenses this year, keeping in mind your ability to repay        Approval Disclosure. The approved amount cannot exceed the cost of
   your loan(s). You may borrow up to the estimated cost of education at        education minus other financial aid awarded for the same loan period,
   the school you will attend minus any estimated financial assistance that     and will be the lesser of the amount the school certified, or the amount
   has or will be awarded during the period of enrollment.                      the borrower requested.

   Item 11a: Please list your major course of study.

   Item 12-12b: Enter the name of the school that you are attending.
   Include the city and state where the school is located.

   Item 13: You must be a U.S. Citizen to be eligible to apply for this loan.

   Item 14: If you have ever defaulted on any educational loan, you must
   check the box marked "Yes.” Default means that you have been
   severely delinquent in making payments on your loan and that a default
   claim has been paid to your lender.
        If you answered yes to this question, you must attach a written
   statement from the holder of your loan explaining your current status.

   Item 15: Check “Yes” if you are a high school student taking college
   courses.

   Item 16: Enter your place of employment. Enter N/A if you are
   currently not employed.

   Item 17-17c: Enter your employer's address (street address, city, state
   and zip code).

   Item 18: Enter your employer's telephone number.

   Item 19: Enter your position with your employer.
SFN 50962 (12-2010)
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 PROMISSORY NOTE (continued)
 Disclosure of Terms                                      Plan). The repayment term does not include any           (2)   I certify that the proceeds of this loan will be
       This Note applies to the Dakota Education          periods of deferment or forbearance.                           used for educational purposes for the loan
 Alternative Loan (DEAL). I agree that the lender               The holder of my loan will provide me with a             period at the school named on the
 or any subsequent holder may sell or transfer my         repayment schedule that identifies my payment                  application.
 loan. At the time my loan is approved, Bank of           amount and due date.
 North Dakota will send me a DEAL Approval                      I agree that the holder may grant me a             (3)   I hereby authorize my school to pay to Bank
 Disclosure identifying additional terms of the loan.     forbearance for purposes of aligning due dates on              of North Dakota, any refund that may be due
 Important additional information is also disclosed       my DEAL loans.                                                 to me, up to the amount of the loan.
 in the statement of Borrower's Rights and                      I may prepay all or any part of the unpaid
 Responsibilities accompanying this Note.                 balance on my loans at any time without penalty.         (4)   I authorize Bank of North Dakota,
       Information concerning the amount,                 If I do not specify which loans I am prepaying, the            subsequent holders, their agents, collection
 disbursement and repayment of my loan will be            holder will determine how to apply the                         agencies or educational institutions to: (i)
 reported to one or more national consumer                prepayment.                                                    make inquiries of my cosigner, prior or
 reporting agencies.                                                                                                     subsequent lenders or holders with respect
                                                          Acceleration and Default                                       to my loan application and related
 Interest                                                       At the option of the holder, the entire unpaid           documents; (ii) release information and
      I must choose between a fixed or variable           balance shall become immediately due and                       make inquiries to the persons I have listed
 interest rate option. If I chose a fixed rate, the       payable upon the occurrence of any one of the                  on my loan application as references, for the
 interest rate will be set on the day the loan is first   following events: (i) I fail to enroll as certified on         purpose of learning my current address and
 approved and remains the same until the loan is          my application; (ii) I fail to use the proceeds of the         telephone number; (iii) contact me at any
 paid in full. If I chose a variable rate, the interest   loan solely for educational expenses; (iii) I make a           phone number or e-mail address (whether it
 rate will change as interest rates decrease or           false representation that results in my receiving a            is a land line or wireless service) that I have
 increase throughout the life of the loan. Current        loan for which I am not eligible; or (iv) I default on         provided or the loan holder receives from
 interest rates are listed at                             the loan.                                                      any reliable source. I authorize the use of
 mystudentloanonline.nd.gov or call                             The following events shall constitute a                  live or automated messages to any of these
 1-800-472-2166 ext. 5763.                                default on a loan: (I) I fail to pay the entire unpaid         numbers or e-mail addresses. I understand
      Interest accrues on the unpaid principal            balance after the holder has exercised its option              that persons other than myself may access
 balance of each loan from the date of                    under the preceding paragraph; or (II) I fail to               these messages or e-mails, which may
 disbursement by the lender until the entire              make installment payments when due, or fail to                 include content concerning my
 principal balance is paid in full. I agree to pay all    comply with other terms of the loan, and Student               indebtedness.
 interest charges on my DEAL loan.                        Loans of North Dakota (hereinafter “the
      Unless I pay the accrued interest as billed         guarantor”) reasonably concludes I no longer             (5)   I also authorize Bank of North Dakota,
 monthly or quarterly by the holder of my DEAL            intend to honor my repayment obligation, provided              subsequent holders or their agents to check
 loan, the interest will be capitalized (added to the     my failure has persisted for at least 270 days for             my credit and employment history and to
 principal), upon entering into repayment status.         payments due monthly. If I default, the guarantor              answer questions about their credit
                                                          may purchase my loan. The principal balance                    experience with me.
 Administrative Fee                                       and collection fees will become immediately due
       I will pay an administrative fee in an amount      and payable.                                             (6)   I authorize the release of information
 identified in the disclosure statement, which will             If I default, this will be reported to national          pertinent to this loan by and amongst my
 be deducted proportionately from each                    consumer reporting agencies and will significantly             schools, Bank of North Dakota, the
 disbursement of my loan. I understand the                and adversely affect my credit history. I                      guarantor, subsequent holders and their
 administrative fee is refundable only if the loan is     acknowledge that a default shall have additional               agents, and members of my immediate
 totally cancelled prior to issuing the first             adverse consequences to me as disclosed in the                 family unless I submit written directions
 disbursement, or if the first disbursement check is      statement of Borrower's Rights and                             otherwise.
 returned and total cancellation is requested. Bank       Responsibilities. Following default, the loan may
 of North Dakota may pay this fee on my behalf.           be subject to repayment based on my income.              (7)   I authorize Bank of North Dakota to have the
                                                                                                                         option to make my loan check(s) jointly
 Late Charges and Collection Costs                        Governing Law and Notices                                      payable to my school and me.
      If I fail to make any part of an installment              The terms of this Note will be interpreted in
 payment within 15 days after it becomes due, the         accordance with 15-62.1-02 of the North Dakota           (8)   If my school participates in electronic funds
 holder may collect from me a late charge not to          Century Code.                                                  transfer (EFT), I authorize the school to
 exceed 6% of each late installment, or a                       If I reside in North Dakota, the guarantor may           transfer the loan proceeds received by EFT
 maximum amount of $15. There may be a charge             sue to enforce this loan in any judicial district as           to my student account.
 on non-sufficient funds payments in an amount            allowed by law. Any notice required to be given to
 not to exceed the maximum allowed under the              me will be effective if mailed by first class mail to    (9)   Prior DEAL loans in repayment may be
 North Dakota Century Code.                               the latest address I have provided to the holder of            deferred while I am in school if I am
      If I default on this DEAL loan, I shall pay         this Note, or if the holder reasonably determines              attending at least half-time, unless I choose
 collection fees and costs, plus court costs. At the      that this address is no longer my address, to the              to repay the loan(s).
 time of default, these fees may be assessed up to        latest address secured by the holder or other
 the maximum amount allowed under the North               reliable source. Failure by the holder to enforce        (10) I will be responsible for paying the interest
 Dakota Century Code.                                     or insist on compliance with any term on this Note            on my DEAL loan, which begins to accrue
                                                          shall not be a waiver of any right of the holder.             upon my first disbursement. If I fail to make
 Repayment                                                No provision of this Note may be modified or                  required interest payments while I am in
       I am obligated to repay the full amount of the     waived except in writing. If any provision of this            school at least half-time, during grace or
 loan, accrued interest and fees if applicable. A         Note is determined to be unenforceable, the                   deferment, Bank of North Dakota or
 borrower who is enrolled less than half-time when        remaining provisions shall remain in force.                   subsequent holders may capitalize such
 the loan is made will enter repayment six months                                                                       interest, upon entering into repayment
 following the day the loan is fully disbursed. A         BORROWER CERTIFICATION                                        status.
 borrower who is enrolled at least half-time when
 the loan is made, or their enrollment increases to            I declare under penalty of perjury under the
 at least half-time before the loan enters                laws of the United States of America that the
 repayment, will enter repayment six months after         following is true and correct:
 the completion of or withdrawal from school, or
 when the student ceases to be enrolled at least          (1)   I certify that the information contained in my
 half-time.                                                     application for the DEAL loan is true,
       I will repay my loan in periodic installments            complete and correct to the best of my
 during a repayment period that begins on the day               knowledge and belief and is made in good
 immediately following the end of my grace period.              faith.
 My repayment term for each loan may not exceed
 10 years (except under an Extended Repayment
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                                                    DAKOTA EDUCATION ALTERNATIVE LOAN (DEAL)
                                                        Borrower’s Rights and Responsibilities

 1. Eligibility. A student is eligible to receive        6. Deferring Interest Payments. Under certain            disability if the condition existed before I applied
 funds from the DEAL loan program only after             circumstances, for example during forbearance or         for this loan.
 he/she has completed the Free Application for           deferment, I may not be required to make interest             If the condition did exist, my doctor must
 Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and considered all          payments, but interest on my DEAL loan will              certify that the condition substantially deteriorated
 the Federal Title IV aid that the institution's         accrue. If this interest is not paid, outstanding        after the loan was approved. An application for
 Financial Aid Office has determined the student         interest will be capitalized (added to the principal)    cancellation must be submitted to my holder, and
 may be eligible to receive. Student must be a           when regular monthly payments resume.                    documentation verifying the permanent and total
 U.S. citizen.                                                                                                    disability must be certified by my doctor and
      The DEAL loan program is an alternative loan       7. Sale or Transfer. I consent to the sale or            accepted by the holder of this loan.
 program guaranteed by the State of North Dakota         transfer of my loan. Should ownership of a loan               I understand my loan(s) will not automatically
 and requires applicants under the age of 24 to          be transferred, I understand I will be notified of the   be discharged in bankruptcy.
 have a creditworthy cosigner. Applicants that are       name, address and telephone number of the new                 I understand that neither the holder, nor the
 at least 24 years old require a cosigner if the         holder of my loan, if the address where I make my        guarantor vouch for the quality or the suitability of
 applicants themselves are not creditworthy.             payments changes. Sale or transfer of my loan to         the academic programs offered by participating
                                                         subsequent holders does not affect my rights and         schools. Repayment of this loan is not contingent
 2. Loan Limits. Under the DEAL loan program, I          responsibilities.                                        upon the performance of my school of
 may borrow an amount not to exceed the                                                                           attendance, or my obtaining employment in my
 estimated cost of attendance minus any estimated        8. Consequences of Default. Default is defined           field of study. I understand that under certain
 financial assistance I will be awarded during the       in the Note. If I default, the entire unpaid balance     conditions, my DEAL loan may be cancelled if I
 period of enrollment. The minimum amount I may          and collection fees will become immediately due          am unable to complete my course of study due to
 borrow is $500 (five hundred dollars).                  and payable. Failure to repay this DEAL loan             school closure or if my eligibility was falsely
                                                         may result in any or all of the following: loss of       certified by the institution.
 3. Loan Proceeds. I must use the loan money             state income tax refunds, loss of state lottery
 for authorized educational expenses incurred to         prizes, legal action, assessment of collection           12. Deferments. Under certain circumstances, I
 attend the school named for the loan period             charges, loss of professional license, loss of           have a right to postpone repayment of the
 shown on the application. Loan proceeds may             eligibility for deferments and forbearances, and         principal if I provide the holder of my loan(s), or its
 not be used for other purposes.                         negative credit reports.                                 servicing agent, with a request for a deferment
      The loan money may be disbursed in a                                                                        together with the evidence that verifies my
 prorated amount based on academic terms at the          9. Consumer Reporting Agency Notification.               eligibility. The types of deferments that may be
 school. At a school without academic terms,             Information concerning the amount, disbursement          available are:
 disbursement may be made at the beginning and           and repayment status (current or delinquent) of
 midpoint of the period of enrollment. If disbursed      my loan(s) will be reported by my lender to one or        While I am enrolled at least half-time at an
 by check, the check will be made copayable to the       more national consumer reporting agencies on a             eligible institution;
 school and myself, and disbursed to the school. If      regular basis. If I default on this loan, the default     While I am pursuing a graduate fellowship
 the school participates in an electronic funds          will also be reported by the guarantor to all              program or rehabilitation-training program for
 transfer process (EFT), the funds will be               national consumer reporting agencies. Before the           individuals with disabilities, if the program has
 electronically transmitted to the institution.          guarantor reports such a default, it will give me at       been approved by the Department of Education
                                                         least 30 days notice that default information will         for the FFELP program;
 4. Change of Status. The DEAL program                   be disclosed to the consumer reporting agencies           For up to three years, while I am
 requires me to notify my lender (or any                 unless I enter into a repayment arrangement                conscientiously seeking but unable to find full
 subsequent holder of my loan), if any of the            within 30 days of the date on the notice. The              time employment; or
 following events occur:                                 guarantor will give me a chance to ask for a              While I am experiencing an economic hardship
                                                         review of the debt(s) before the default is                as determined by federal law; or
  I change my address;                                  reported. My lender or guarantor, as applicable,          While serving on Active Duty during a war or
  I change my name (for example, maiden name            must provide a timely response to a request from           other military operation.
   to married name);                                     any credit organization regarding objections I
  I do not enroll as certified on my application;       might raise with that organization about the                  I should contact Bank of North Dakota or the
  I withdraw from school or change my                   accuracy and completeness of information                 current holder of my loan for more details on my
   enrollment status to less than half-time;             reported by the lender or guarantor.                     options.
  I transfer to another school;
  I change my employer or my employer's                 10. Repayment. I am obligated to repay the full          13. Forbearance. If I am unable to make my
   address changes; or                                   amount of the loan, accrued interest and fees if         scheduled payments, the lender or holder of my
  I have any other change that would affect my          applicable. A borrower who is enrolled less than         promissory note may allow me to reduce the
   loan status (for example, the loss of eligibility     half-time when the loan is made will enter               amount of my payment or to temporarily stop
   for an unemployment deferment by obtaining a          repayment six months following the day the loan          making payments as long as I intend to repay my
   job).                                                 is fully disbursed. A borrower who is enrolled at        loan. This action is called forbearance. During a
                                                         least half-time when the loan is made, or their          period of forbearance, interest charges continue
     I understand I must notify the school of any        enrollment increases to at least half-time before        to accrue.
 address changes while I am enrolled.                    the loan enters repayment, will enter repayment               My holder is not required to grant a
                                                         six months after the completion of or withdrawal         forbearance and may require me to provide my
 5. Interest. Interest rate information for this         from school, or when the student ceases to be            reasons for the request and other information.
 DEAL loan is indicated on the Approval                  enrolled at least half-time.
 Disclosure.                                                  I understand that I will be given a choice of       14. Consolidation. Consolidation permits
      Note: Interest accrues while you are in school     repayment options. I also understand that I must         multiple alternative education loans to be
 or on a deferment or forbearance. Although you          make payments on my loans even if I do not               combined into one new loan. You may be able to
 are not required to pay the interest that accrues       receive a bill or repayment notice.                      consolidate other alternative education loans
 during these periods, it is to your advantage, and           A cosigner release option may be available          along with your DEAL loan(s). Contact Bank of
 BND encourages you to make payments during              after the loan(s) have entered repayment and the         North Dakota for additional information.
 this time. By making payments, or by paying             requirements established by Bank of North
 some of the interest, it will reduce the total          Dakota have been met.
 amount you have to pay throughout the life of the
 loan. Interest not paid will be added to your           11. Loan Cancellation. I understand that my
 principal balance through capitalization at the time    loan debt will be cancelled if I die. A certified
 your loan(s) enter repayment.                           death certificate must be submitted as
                                                         documentation to the holder of this Note. My loan
                                                         debt may also be cancelled if I become
                                                         permanently and totally disabled. However, the
                                                         holder of my loan may not approve the request for
                                                         cancellation based on permanent and total
                                                                                                                       Rev. 12/2010




                    WHAT DOES Bank of North Dakota
FACTS               DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

                     Financial companies choose how they share your personal information. Federal law gives consumers the
Why?                 right to limit some but not all sharing. Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, share, and
                     protect your personal information. Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do.

                     The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with
What?                us. This information can include:
                        Social Security number and income
                        account balances and transaction history
                        account transactions and credit history

                     When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.


                    All financial companies need to share customers' personal information to run their everyday business.
How?                In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers' personal
                    information; the reasons Bank of North Dakota chooses to share; and whether you can limit this
                    sharing.


         Reasons we can share your personal information                 Does the Bank of North       Can you limit this sharing?
                                                                           Dakota share?
For our everyday business purposes -
such as to process your transactions, maintain your account(s),
                                                                                  Yes                            No
respond to court orders and legal investigations, or report to credit
bureaus.
For our marketing purposes -
to offer our products and services to you.                                         No                      We don't share

For joint marketing with other financial companies                                 No                      We don't share

For our affiliates' everyday business purposes -
information about your transactions and experiences.                               No                      We don't share

For our affiliates' everyday business purposes -
                                                                                   No                      We don't share
information about your creditworthiness.

For nonaffiliates to market to you                                                 No                      We don't share



Questions?          Call 1-800-472-2166 or go to www.banknd.nd.gov
Who we are

Who is providing this notice?      Bank of North Dakota (BND)
                                   Student Loans of North Dakota (SLND), as administered by the BND

What we do
How does Bank of North Dakota      To protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, we use
protect my personal information?   security measures that comply with federal law. These measures include computer
                                   safeguards and secured files and buildings.
How does Bank of North Dakota      We collect your personal information, for example, when you
collect my personal information?     open an account or apply for a loan
                                     make a wire transfer or show your government issued ID
                                     make deposits or withdrawals from your account.
                                   We also collect your personal information from credit bureaus.

Why can't I limit all sharing?     Federal law gives you the right to limit only:
                                      sharing for affiliates' everyday business purposes - information about your
                                      creditworthiness
                                      affiliates from using your information to market to you
                                      sharing for nonaffiliates to market to you
                                   State law and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.


Definitions
Affiliates                         Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and
                                   nonfinancial companies.

                                      Bank of North Dakota has no affiliates.

Nonaffiliates                      Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and
                                   nonfinancial companies.

                                      Bank of North Dakota does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.


Joint Marketing                    A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market
                                   financial products or services to you.

                                      Bank of North Dakota does not jointly market.


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