University Bursar - How do I repay my student loan?
Federal Direct Student Loan Program
The William D. Ford Federal Direct Student Loan program is funded directly from the U.S. Department of Education. For Federal Direct Loan and Federal Stafford Loan repayment information, borrowers must contact their loan servicer for repayment information.
- To access your loan history, log into Federal Student Aid.
- To explore student loan management and repayment plan options, log into your StudentAid.gov account.
Campus Based Student Loans
Heartland ECSI is the University’s contracted servicer for University of Illinois Campus Based Student Loans.
You can view your account online at Heartland ECSI. This website also has an available live chat feature. For more information on accessing and managing Campus Based Student Loans, click on the links below:
To discuss Campus Based Student Loans by phone, borrowers may call Heartland ECSI at (888) 549-3274.
For more information on student loan management, visit the Student Money Management Center.