Find Your Perfect Parent Loan

You raised the student, we raised the bar on ways to pay for school.

  • No application or origination fees
  • Flexible repayment options
  • Up to $2,500 sent directly to you1

Parent Loan Rates

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Variable Rates

5.34% - 10.16% APR

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Fixed Rates

6.62% - 11.56% APR

(all rates shown include auto-pay discount)2

College Ave's Parent Loan

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Customized Repayment Plans

Choose between a fixed or variable rate option, select your own repayment plan, and decide how long to repay your loan.

– Loan terms from 5-15 years3

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Up to $2,500 Sent Directly to You1

Control spending on extra education expenses like books, electronics, or dorm supplies by having a portion of the loan sent directly to you.

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Simple Application Process

Apply online in 3 minutes and get an instant credit decision. No application, origination, or disbursement fees.

Parent Loan vs. Cosign a Loan

Many parents use student loans as a way to help pay for their child's education. If you are looking at private student loans to pay for college expenses, you have two options: take out a parent loan or cosign a student loan with your child. We're here to help you understand the details as you explore your options.

PARENT LOAN

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COSIGN A LOAN

You (the parent) assume full repayment responsibility.

Borrower and cosigner equally share repayment responsibility.

No impact to student's credit.

Responsible repayment helps student build credit.

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Shannon S.

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Outstanding Service!!!

College Avenue is very user friendly and great customer service. I had no problems at all with my daughter's college loan :)

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Robin G.

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Easy to do

This loan process was so easy and their communication with me was great. I don’t know why anyone has to stress over student loans and getting your child the money you need.

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Carolyn J.

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Parent of Student

This is the 2nd year we have been approved for a Student Loan. The process is very easy and the customer service is Awesome. Everyone was so helpful. The email confirmations take the guess work out of What is happening with my Loan.

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