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Sallie Mae's Smart Option Student Loan

When considering how to finance a college education there are many options including federal education loans, private student loans,scholarships, grants and more. Getting ready for college and meeting the financial deadlines can be daunting. Plus, after graduation, student loan repayment can be another financial challenge. Below are some resources and tips to help you improve your financial life both during and after college.

Ready to Fund Your Education

Find Cash

Wondering how you might fund college?

Use these Sallie Mae resources for finding cash.


Whether you're counting down to college for a child, or yourself, understanding what's ahead can help you prepare.

Paying Responsibly

Learn how to pay for college responsibly.

Sallie Mae's Smart Option Student Loan

For college expenses not covered by scholarships and federal loans, Ent has partnered with Sallie Mae to bring you loans with great repayment options and competitive rates.

Ready to Repay Your Student Loans?

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Learn more about borrowing and repayment rules.

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Repayment Tips

Tips for repaying loans for the graduate.

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Parent Tips

Tips for repaying loans for parents.

New! Private Student Loan Refinance

Refinance your private (not federal) student loans and you could put more money back in your pocket or pay off your loans more quickly.