If you have been affected in any way by the coronavirus outbreak, there are options available to help. You may request a 3-month forbearance on your loans. The President has mentioned relief options for federally-owned student loans over the last several weeks. Loans held or serviced by College Foundation, Inc. are not federally-owned. Our call center counselors are here to help answer any questions you may have on your NC Assist Loans.
Call us at 800-722-2838 Mon-Thurs from 8am-7pm or Friday from 8am-5pm.
Great news! Introducing NEW LOWER INTEREST RATES for applications started on or after June 3, 2019! Student fixed rates will be as low as 5.50% with auto draft payments. Parent fixed rates will be as low as 5.00% with auto draft payments. (Loan must be in repayment status to qualify for lowest rate.)
NC Student Assist Loan and NC Parent Assist Loan
No origination fees
No application fees
No prepayment penalty fee
Competitive Fixed Rate
NC Student Assist Loan has a 5.75% fixed interest rate
NC Parent Assist Loan has a 5.25% fixed interest rate
Interest Rate Reduction for Auto-draft
A .25% rate reduction may apply when making auto-draft payments.
Choose In-School or Deferred Payment Options
Repayment for the NC Student Assist Loan can be postponed based on enrollment status.
Borrow up to the Cost of Attendance less other Financial Aid
Offered by College Foundation, Inc., your state-based nonprofit lender