FASTChoice helps you request the loan you determine is right for you by providing detailed information for various loans, as well as the terms and benefits offered by different lenders.'I' The College of St. Scholastica does not suggest nor endorse lenders; students may choose any lender who offers alternative educational loans to our students. As a service to our students and their families, and at their request, we have put together a lender list based on lenders that St. Scholastica students have utilized in the past three years. If your lender is not found on this list, please contact the lender directly to proceed with the loan process.
There are many ways to pay for higher education, and choosing the right approach requires a good understanding of your options, your responsibilities, and the various details of each lender's loan products.
It's a lot to keep in mind. FASTChoice makes it easy by providing you with information about private loans in an easy-to-understand format, to help you determine which private student loan best meets your needs.
Borrowing Essentials provides an interactive overview of some basic information about borrowing money to pay for your education.
The next few pages will quickly get you up to speed. Having a good understanding of these topics will help you get the most out of what you borrow on the best possible terms. You'll be better equipped to make an informed decision.