Student Loan Services & Collections

Welcome to UCLA Student Loan Services and Collections

Welcome to the website of Student Loan Services & Collections (SLS&C). We hope you find the information within these web pages helpful. Our department consists of the Loan Services Office (A-227 Murphy Hall) and the Collections Office (10920 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 720).

  • The Loan Services Office hours of operation are 9AM to 5PM weekdays, with Short-Term Loan Program service from 9AM to 4:30PM and telephone service from 9AM to 4PM.
  • The Collections Office hours of operation are 8AM to 5PM, with telephone service from 9AM to 5PM.

To better understand the services we provide students, parents and the campus/University community, click here

 

Announcements and Updates

  • On Friday, December 9, 2016, the office hours for Student Loan Services & Collections will be from 10:45AM to 5:00PM with Short-Term Loan Program service from 10:45AM to 4:30PM.
  • Financial Aid for 2017 Winter will disburse to BruinBill no earlier than the evening of Sunday, January 1, 2017.
  • PLAN AHEAD for Winter 2017/January 2017 Bill Payments - Refunds generated by the disbursement of Winter 2017 financial aid may take some time to get to recipients.  This is due to the federal regulations involved in determining disbursement dates, where the Winter 2017 disbursement date falls on the calendar, and how your banking institution handles electronic deposits.  With this in mind, it is estimated that students will not receive BruinDirect refunds any earlier than Thursday, January 5, 2017.  (Please verify the deposit BEFORE writing any checks!)  Students still receiving paper refund checks by mail will experience a longer delay.  Prepare now so that you are financially ready for this foreseen situation.  PLEASE NOTE: No short-term loan will be made against a 'refund' that has already posted to BruinBill.
  • The last day to apply for a short-term loan for 2016 Fall will be Wednesday, December 21, 2016.  Short-term loan service will resume on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.  (Please note that no short-term loans will be made against BruinBill refunds.)

 

Features

  • Complete your Perkins Loan documents online through the Student Loan Services & Collections website using E-Sign On-Line™! If you have been notified by email of the online availability of your Federal Perkins Master Promissory Note, you can click here to begin your E-Sign On-Line™ at UCLA process.
  • ATTENTION! All first-time UCLA undergraduate and graduate student loan borrowers - the Debt Management Session/Entrance Exam is available online here.
  • Learn more about How To Complete Your Perkins Loan Documents Online and other topics by exploring the "How To" Series.
  • Plan ahead. Start by using this month's edition of the Bruin Dollars and Sense Calendar.
  • Increase your financial literacy! Check out the Money and You page for helpful information on how to better understand and manage your funds.
  • How much did I borrow?!? Who is my lender?!? Use MyLoanData to find the answers. Trying to not over borrow; to budget your finances in the present in order to build a better economic future? As a student loan borrower building a budget, it is important to know the amount of your loan debt BEFORE accepting FAN offers. Utilizing various sources, MyLoanData gives you access to your disbursed student loan information and more. Start off right. Visit MyLoanData today.

 

Important Topics

  • Understanding Loans and SB1289 (Corbett Disclosure)
    Federal student loans are available to most students regardless of income and provide a range of repayment options including income-based repayment plans and loan forgiveness benefits, which other education loans are not required to provide. For more on this, CLICK HERE.

 

  • Repayment Options Made Easy
    To assist federal student loan borrowers facing repayment, a new web-based tool to help borrowers navigate the complexity of student loan repayment choices has been created.  The online, interactive, information-only tool is geared to help student borrowers find their best repayment option in five steps or less.  It also provides information on the ‘next steps’ to take.  You can use the online tool without logging in to the site.

    Access this new tool by clicking the “Find out your student loan repayment options here” link on the StudentLoans.gov homepage; or go there directly at StudentLoans.gov/Repay in one click.

 

  • Pay As You Earn (PAYE)
    If your student loan debt is high relative to your income, you may qualify for the a new loan repayment plan to be offered by the Department of Education. For more information, click here

 

  • For Those In Or Approaching Loan Repayment:
  • Special Direct Consolidation Loans Program? CLICK HERE for more details!
  • Looking to consolidate your student loans? Find out more about the benefits and drawbacks by going to the 'Repayment' section of the SLS&C website and selecting Loan Consolidation.
  • Income-Based Repayment (IBR) is a new student loan repayment program that can make payments more affordable for qualifying borrowers. To learn more, click here.

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