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NSLDS: EASY TOOL TO TRACK YOUR LOANS

Tracking your student loan borrowing is easy with NSLDS.  The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) is the U.S. Department of Education's central database for student aid.  It receives data from schools, agencies that guaranty loans, the Direct Loan program, and other U.S. Department of Education programs.  NSLDS provides a centralized, integrated view of a student's federal loan borrowing and federal grant usage.

 

NSLDS Loan Daycare

Check out this video created by UC students which provides a quick overview on how to use NSLDS.

NSLDS FAQs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NSLDS

What is NSLDS? 

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) is the U.S. Department of Education's central database for student aid.  It receives data from schools, agencies that guaranty loans, the Direct Loan program, and other U.S. Department of Education programs.  NSLDS provides a centralized, integrated view of Title IV loans and grants that are tracked through their entire cycle; from aid approval through closure.

What information is available to me through the NSLDS Student Access web site? 

You can use the web site to make inquiries about your Title IV loans and/or grants.  The site displays information on loan and/or grant amounts, outstanding balances, loan statuses, and disbursements. 

What information do I need to use the NSLDS Student Access web site? 

In order to use the NSLDS Student Access web site, you will need to provide your FSA ID username and password.

The Federal Student Aid Information Center at 1-800-4-FED-AID/TDD 1-800-730-8913 is available 8AM to 10PM (Eastern Time), Monday through Friday, except federal holidays.