Federal Student Aid’s coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) information page is located at StudentAid.gov/coronavirus. The page includes information about relief to student loan borrowers, including those who have defaulted on their federal student loans. Please visit the page regularly for updates.
This site will provide you with accurate information and assistance to help resolve defaulted loans or grants assigned to the Department’s Default Resolution Group. The following loan and grant programs are included:
Federal Family Education Loans (FFEL), which include Federal Stafford, Federal Consolidation, and Federal PLUS loans.
Federal Perkins Loans. When placed in default, Perkins Loans may remain with the school or are assigned to the Department for collection.
Federal Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grants, National SMART Grants, and TEACH Grants. In certain instances, you may have to repay part of a Federal grant awarded to you.