Student Loan

Impacted by the Coronavirus Pandemic? We’re here to help.

In light of the significant impact and ongoing uncertainty around the Coronavirus pandemic, please know that your well-being and financial needs are our top priorities. With that in mind, in regard to your student loan account we have taken steps to ensure that you have access to the services and personalized support that you may need.

Anytime Access

University Accounting Service (UAS) is the loan servicer for your account and provides 24/7 access to view your student loan information and make payments at www.uasecho.com. (Payments by mail should be sent to University Accounting Service, PO Box 5865, Carol Stream, IL 60197-5865.)

Personalized Support

If you have additional questions regarding your student loan account, or are experiencing difficulties at this time and need to discuss repayment options to keep your account in good standing, please call 800-723-2210 to speak with a servicing agent.

When Federal aid just isn’t enough, we’re here to help!

The cost of college continues to rise, forcing many students and families to resort to higher-cost private student loans to fill funding gaps. As a not-for-profit lender, ACT 1st Federal Credit Union has a unique ability to help members and families by offering our Student Choice private lending solution that features:

  • Zero origination or prepayment fees
  • Lower interest rates
  • Simple one-time online application
  • Deferment of principal and interest while in school
  • Flexible repayment terms including graduated repayment for two years
  • Convenient line of credit structure that lets you apply once and secure financing for your entire college career*
    *Subject to qualification and annual credit review.

For more information and to apply online, visit our Student Choice website: http://act1stfcu.studentchoice.org/

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