Find Your Best Student Loan

Choosing a private student loan lender can seem overwhelming but doing your research to find the best student loan for you is important, and we encourage you to compare your options. Low interest rates are important, but also be sure to look for lenders with flexible repayment options that can help you match your monthly payments to your budget. Also be on the lookout for any application or origination fees.

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
Discover
SallieMae
Well Fargo
Number of Repayment Options
4
4
3
3
Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)
Yes
No
No
No
Apply In 3 Minutes
Yes
No
No
No
Fees To Apply
None
None
None
None
Choice of Fixed or Variable Interest Rates
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019

College Ave Student Loans

Number of Repayment Options

4

Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)

Yes

Apply In 3 Minutes

Yes

Fees To Apply

None

Choice of Fixed or Variable Interest Rates

Yes
Discover

4

No
No

None

Yes
SallieMae

3

No
No

None

Yes
Well Fargo

3

No
No

None

Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
Discover
SallieMae
Well Fargo
Number of Repayment Options
4
4
3
3
Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)
Yes
No
No
No
Apply in 3 Minutes
Yes
No
No
No
Fees to Apply
None
None
None
None
Choice of Fixed or Variable Interest Rates
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019

College Ave Student Loans

Number of Repayment Options

4

Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)

Yes

Apply in 3 Minutes

Yes

Fees to Apply

None

Choice of Fixed or Variable Interest Rates

Yes
Discover

4

No
No

None

Yes
SallieMae

3

No
No

None

Yes
Well Fargo

3

No
No

None

Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
Discover
SallieMae
citizens-bank
Number of Repayment Options
4
4
3
3
Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)
Yes
No
No
Yes
Apply in 3 Minutes
Yes
No
No
No
Fees to Apply
None
None
None
None
Choice of Fixed or Variable Interest Rates
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019.

College Ave Student Loans

Number of Repayment Options

4

Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)

Yes

Apply in 3 Minutes

Yes

Fees to Apply

None

Choice of Fixed or Variable Interest Rates

Yes
Discover

4

No
No

None

Yes
SallieMae

3

No
No

None

Yes
citizens-bank

3

Yes
No

None

Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019.

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
Discover
SallieMae
Well Fargo
Number of Repayment Options
4
4
3
3
Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)
Yes
No
No
No
Apply in 3 Minutes
Yes
No
No
No
Grace Period
36 months
9 months
36 months
36 months
Deferment During Residency
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019.

College Ave Student Loans

Number of Repayment Options

4

Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)

Yes

Apply in 3 Minutes

Yes

Grace Period

36 months

Deferment During Residency

Yes
Discover

4

No
No

9 months

Yes
SallieMae

3

No
No

36 months

Yes
Well Fargo

3

No
No

36 months

Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019.

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
Discover
SallieMae
Well Fargo
Number of Repayment Options
4
4
3
3
Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)
Yes
No
No
No
Apply In 3 Minutes
Yes
No
No
No
Grace Period
12 months
9 months
12 months
6 months
Residency Deferment
Yes
Yes
Yes
No

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019

College Ave Student Loans

Number of Repayment Options

4

Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)

Yes

Apply In 3 Minutes

Yes

Grace Period

12 months

Residency Deferment

Yes
Discover

4

No
No

9 months

Yes
SallieMae

3

No
No

12 months

Yes
Well Fargo

3

No
No

6 months

No

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
Discover
SallieMae
citizens-bank
Number of Repayment Options
4
4
3
3
Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)
Yes
No
No
Yes
Apply in 3 Minutes
Yes
No
No
No
Grace Period
9 months
9 months
9 months
6 months
Deferment During Clerkship
Yes
No
Yes
Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019.

College Ave Student Loans

Number of Repayment Options

4

Choice of loan terms (years you take to repay)

Yes

Apply in 3 Minutes

Yes

Grace Period

9 months

Deferment During Clerkship

Yes
Discover

4

No
No

9 months

No
SallieMae

3

No
No

9 months

Yes
citizens-bank

3

Yes
No

6 months

Yes

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 19, 2019.

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
SallieMae
Well Fargo
Choice of fixed or variable interest rates
Yes
Yes
Yes
Choice of loan terms (years of repay)
11
No
No
Loan funds for tuition & fees are sent to the school
Yes
Yes
No
Loan funds for extra expenses can be sent to you
Yes
No
Yes
Fees to apply
None
None
None

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019

College Ave Student Loans

Choice of fixed or variable interest rates

Yes

Choice of loan terms (years of repay)

11

Loan funds for tuition & fees are sent to the school

Yes

Loan funds for extra expenses can be sent to you

Yes

Fees to apply

None

SallieMae
Yes
No
Yes
No

None

Well Fargo
Yes
No
No
Yes

None

Comparisons based on information obtained on lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019

Lenders

College Ave Student Loans
sofi
citizens-bank
commonbond
Fixed and variable rates
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Application fees
No
No
No
No
Choice of loan terms (how long you take to repay)
16
5
4
5

Comparisons based on information obtained on the lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019

College Ave Student Loans

Fixed and variable rates

Yes

Application fees

No

Choice of loan terms (how long you take to repay)

16

sofi
Yes
No

5

citizens-bank
Yes
No

4

commonbond
Yes
No

5

Comparisons based on information obtained on the lenders' websites as of April 5, 2019