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The National Consumer Law Center’s Student Loan Borrower Assistance Project is a resource for borrowers, their families, and advocates representing student loan borrowers.

COVID-19 Advisory! On Friday, March 27th, Congress passed the ‘‘CARES Act,’’ emergency legislation intended to meet urgent public health and economic needs in the face of the coronavirus crisis. Please visit our blog for the most up to date information on what this will mean for student loan borrowers.

Which steps can we help you with?

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Cancel Student Loans

  • The most complete way to deal with debt
  • Limited government cancellations
  • How to apply for cancellations
Applying for Cancellations
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Manage Repayment

  • Avoid default with flexible payment plans
  • Do you have low income and high debt?
  • Do you need a temporary break from payments?
Manage Repayment
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Challenge Collection

  • Don’t give up if your loans are in default
  • Fight back against debt collectors
  • Defend yourself in an administrative hearing or in court
Challenge Collection