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Harkins Hall, Room 403
One Cunningham Square
Providence, RI 02918
Phone: (401) 865-2286
Fax: (401) 865-1186
finaid@providence.edu

 

Suggested Lender List 

2014-2015

 

 

 

The Citizen's Bank TruFit Student Loan

 

Interest Rate Type

Fixed and Variable

Interest Rates

Fees

$0

Meet Academic Progress

Not required

Minimum Enrollment

At least half-time
Past Due Balance Use

Yes

Graduate Students Eligible

No

Certificate Students Eligible

No

Non-Degree Students Eligible

No
International Students Eligible

Yes; U.S. or permanent resident co-signer required

Lender Website

https://www.trufitstudentloan.com

Loan Application

http://www.citizensbank.com/student-borrowing/

 

 

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RISLA Student Loan

RISLA Parent Loan

Interest Rate Type
Fixed
Fixed
Interest Rates

www.risla.com/compare

Fees

$0 or 4%*

*Added to principle loan amount; can be waived if student takes RISLA's financial literacy course.

$0
Meet Academic Progress
Not Required
Not Required
Minimum Enrollment
Less than half-time
Less than half-time
Past Due Balance Use
No
No
Graduate Students Eligible
Yes
Yes
Certificate Students Eligible
Yes
Yes
Non-Degree Students Eligible
Yes
Yes
International Students Eligible
Yes; U.S. or permanent resident co-signer required
Yes; U.S. or permanent resident co-signer required
Lender Website

http://www.risla.com/

Loan Application

www.risla.com/loans

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Sallie Mae Smart Option Loan

 

Interest Rate Type

Fixed and Variable

Interest Rates

https://www.salliemae.com/student-loans/smart-option-student-loan/

Click on ‘Rates & Terms’ Tab

Fees

$0

Meet Academic Progress

Not required

Minimum Enrollment

Less than half-time
Past Due Balance Use

Yes

Graduate Students Eligible

Yes

Certificate Students Eligible

Yes

Non-Degree Students Eligible

Yes
International Students Eligible

Yes; U.S. or permanent resident co-signer required

Lender Website

https://www.salliemae.com/

Loan Application

https://www.salliemae.com/student-loans/smart-option-student-loan/


 

SunTrust Custom Choice Loan

 

Interest Rate Type

Fixed and Variable

Interest Rates

http://www.suntrusteducation.com/PrivateLoans/CustomChoiceLoan/index.html

Click on ‘Product details, rates & benefits’ Tab

Fees

$0

Meet Academic Progress

Not required

Minimum Enrollment

At least half-time
Past Due Balance Use

Yes

Graduate Students Eligible

Yes

Certificate Students Eligible
No
Non-Degree Students Eligible
No
International Students Eligible

No

Lender Website

http://www.suntrusteducation.com/

 

Loan Application

http://www.suntrusteducation.com/PrivateLoans/CustomChoiceLoan/index.html

 

 

 
Wells Fargo Collegiate Loan
 
 

Wells Fargo Graduate Loan

 

Interest Rate Type
Fixed and Variable
Interest Rates

https://www.wellsfargo.com/student/collegiate-loans/

Click on ‘Interest Rates & Features’ Tab

https://www.wellsfargo.com/student/graduate-loans/private/

 Click on ‘Interest Rates & Features’ Tab

Fees

$0
Meet Academic Progress
Not Required
Required
Minimum Enrollment
Less than half-time
 
Past Due Balance Use
Yes
Graduate Students Eligible
Yes
Certificate Students Eligible
Yes
No
Non-Degree Students Eligible
Yes
International Students Eligible
Yes, with U.S. cosigner
Lender Website

www.wellsfargo.com/student

Loan Application

https://apply.wellsfargo.com/student_datacollection

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Wells Fargo Student Loan for Parents

 

Interest Rate Type

Fixed and Variable

Interest Rates

https://www.wellsfargo.com/student/parent-sponsor-loans/private-student/

Click on ‘Interest Rates & Features’ Tab

Fees

$0

Meet Academic Progress

Not required

Minimum Enrollment

Less than half-time
Past Due Balance Use

Yes

Graduate Students Eligible

No

Certificate Students Eligible

Yes

Non-Degree Students Eligible

No
International Students Eligible

Borrower must be a U.S. Citizen

Lender Website

www.wellsfargo.com/student

Loan Application

https://apply.wellsfargo.com/student_datacollection

Disclaimer:  All lenders are listed in alphabetical order.  Also, rates and conditions are subject to change.  The College will update this page as soon as we are made aware of the change(s) by the lender.  Please check with the lender prior to making a loan application to confirm rates and conditions. 

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