Student Loans

UNITED SA Credit Union provides affordable higher education financing for students and recent graduates through cuStudentLoans, a credit union managed network.

To learn about all of your financial aid and debt management options, visit the College Resource Center.

Great Lakes
will service all existing federal student loans closed prior to July 1, 2010.

Private Student Loan

The cuScholar Private Student Loan can be used to pay for any qualified education expense including tuition, room and board, books, and other school-related expenses. There is no prepayment penalty and borrowers are required to make a modest $25 minimum payment towards interest while in school to promote responsible repayment habits and pay down some interest accrual while in school.

  • No Origination Fee

    for all student borrowers

  • 1% Interest Rate Reduction

    once 10% of the loan principal is repaid during the full repayment period

  • 30-Day No-Fee Return Policy

    allows you to cancel the loan within 30 days of disbursement without fees or interest

  • Cosigner Release

    Available for creditworthy borrowers after 24 consecutive on-time principal and interest payments

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Helpful Student Information:

  • College Affordability and Transparency Center - With this interactive tool launched by the Department of Education, students and parents can search public and private colleges by not only their published tuition price, but also by their "net price" - the average cost after tuition, room and board, book fees and financial aid are all taken into consideration.
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - Students and parents of dependent undergraduates must complete this form to determine federal loan eligibility.
  • www.studentaid.ed.gov - Detailed student aid and student loan information from the U.S. Department of Education
  • www.studentloans.gov - Information from the Department of Education about how to manage your student loans
  • www.finaid.org - The smart student guide to financial aid
  • www.collegeplan.org - Information on college selection, admission, financial aid and scholarships
  • www.collegeboard.com - Scholarship information
  • www.mappingyourfuture.org - Detailed information about career planning, selecting a school, and paying for college

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