Loan Repayment

Student Loan Status

Repayment of Stafford Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans begins 6 months after graduation, if a student drops to less than 6 hours, or if they leave Bryan for any other reason. To access your complete loan history at any time, visit This website will give you important information such as the status of your loan, loan amount, lender, and repayment period.

Lenders Contact Information

It is important to create an account with your lender so that you can update contact information and make loan payments. Visit the website of your lender below and login to update and view information on your loan.

If a parent or borrower needs to know who is servicing their loan they can contact the Direct Loan Applicant Service Number at 1.800.557.7394 M-F 8am-8pm EST.

Student Loan Deferment & Forbearance

If there are certain circumstances that are preventing you from being able to pay back your loan such as continuing education, economic hardship, or military service; you may be able to defer repayment of your student loans. For more information about deferment or forbearance and how to apply, please visit your lenders website.

Perkins Loan Information

Perkins Loans are serviced by ACS. You can visit their website to check your Perkins balance, update contact information, apply for deferment, or make a payment. If you have any questions about your Perkins loan, please contact the Bryan College Business Office by calling 423.775.7214.

Loan Repayment Calculator

To calculate your loan payments as well as total interest, visit the loan calculator.

The Top 10 Student Loan Tips for Recent Graduates

This webpage is provided by the the Project on Student Debt gives some helpful tips to recent college grads. Click here to view this resource.

Lenders Contact Information

Lender Name: ACS
Phone Number: 800.508.1378

Lender Name: AES
Phone Number: 800.233.0557

Lender Name: Edfinancial/Edamerica
Phone Number: 800.337.6884

Lender Name: FedLoan Servicing
Phone Number: 800.699.2908

Lender Name: Great Lakes
Phone Number: 866.348.0711

Lender Name: Nelnet
Phone Number: 888.486.4722

Lender Name: Regions
Phone Number: 800.858.7822

Lender Name: Sallie Mae
Phone Number: 800.272.5543