Active Military Service & Education Loan Deferment
As the borrower of an education loan, you may be eligible to defer (postpone) repayment of that loan for up to 3 years if serving on active duty during:
- War or other military operation
- National emergency
- If performing qualifying National Guard duty under the same circumstances
Do I qualify for a loan deferment?
- Download a brochure that outlines special benefits and repayment options for your student loans while
you are on active duty.
“For Members of the U.S. Armed Forces - What you need to know about your federal student loan benefits” (PDF document; download Adobe Acrobat Reader, if needed)