Useful Resources

For information relating to your loans, including interest rates, repayment options, forbearance and default please see the Department of Education Direct Loan site.

US Department of Education

National Student loan data System

Provides information on your Federal loans on a central database

Federal Student Aid ombudsman or 1-877-557-2525

A neutral, independent viewpoint to assist resolving student loan disputes.

University of Manchester contact: Patrick Ryan, Student Services Manager (Financial Support), Student Services Centre, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL; Tel: + 44 161 275 8548; Email: