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Student Loans

When the pressure is on, the last thing you want to worry about is tuition.

Wherever you are in your higher education, get the money you need for school. Student loans from Syracuse Fire Department Credit Union in partnership with Sallie Mae® could help!

Higher Education Loans

For borrowers attending or borrowing for a student attending a degree-granting institution

  • Sallie Mae® higher education Loans

Designed for the needs of undergraduates, graduate students, and parents.
– Competitive interest rates
– Multiple repayment options
– No origination fees; no prepayment penalty.

  • Smart Option Student Loan® for Undergraduate Students
  • Parent Loan
  • Plus, the graduate loan suite is designed to meet the needs of students in specific fields of study.

Click here to find out which loan is right for you.

Pay For College Responsibly

Use the 1-2-3 approach to help your student pay for college. These steps can help you make more informed, responsible financial decisions for a big investment in your future.

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Filing the FAFSA

Financial aid starts with the FAFSA. Keep track of what you need and timing.  Completing and submitting the FAFSA is the most important thing you can do to get financial aid.

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Types of Loans

Our private loans can help you pay for education expenses not covered by savings, scholarships, and federal loans. There’s a loan for you, no matter where you are in your education journey.

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Stay On Track

View a two year plan to stay on track during Junior and Senior year! Whether you need to take the PSAT or get letters of recommendation – this guide covers all you’ll need!

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Student Loan Checklist

Get organized as you get ready to leave for school! Collect all of your files and keep track of them with our checklist so everything stays in one place and you save time!

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Useful Tips

Strategies to help make the loan process simpler including tips to manage time and definitions of common terms. We even include a chart so you can estimate your monthly payment!

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