Deferment and forbearance are temporary suspensions of repayment. If you are unable to make payments in any amount, deferment or forbearance may be the right option for you. Deferment is generally a better option than forbearance because if you qualify for deferment, your subsidized loan interest will be paid by the federal government.What is a deferment request?
An In-School Deferment request form is a form used to defer the repayment of loans. Once you have accepted financial aid, lenders require verification that you are actually attending school.