Student Loans

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College is expensive – there’s no doubt about it.

Whether you’re just starting to look into HOW you’ll pay for college or if you’re already feeling the burn now that you’re paying back your loans, let us try to lend you a hand – or at least some moola. (Ha! See what we did there?)

Student Loans

After you’ve exhausted all scholarship, grant, and federal student loan possibilities, we offer private student loans to cover the gap. You can borrow as little as $2,000 or up to $30,000 per year to pay for all school-certified education-related expenses, including tuition, room & board, books, and technology.

(Pssst!) Here are a few more tips:

  • The Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) is a great resource for all college info, including information about scholarships.
  • There are some credit-union-affiliated scholarships that we tell our members about each year, so be sure to keep an eye out for this information.
  • Check out our planning for college page for more excellent resources and calculators.

Loan Consolidation

Your life is complicated enough without having to remember to make multiple student loan payments. If you have $7,500 to $125,000 in undergraduate student loan debt or $7,500 to $175,000 in graduate student loan debt and meet other qualifications, you might be a perfect fit for our student loan consolidation program.

Let's bundle that debt, shall we? Does it feel like you're sending money to everybody under the sun? Our awesome loan specialists may be able to help you wrangle all that debt into one, easy-to-manage debt consolidation loan. When you…
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