Rates effective as of 07/29/2019 and include a 0.25% discount applied when a borrower in repayment
elects automatic debit payments via their personal checking account.
NOTE: Ascent considers several factors, which may include: creditworthiness, school, program, graduation date, major, cost of attendance, and other factors that could allow for students to obtain a loan in their own name without a cosigner. Because the Ascent Independent loan is available to students without any reliance on cosigners, processing times may be longer and loan amounts may be significantly lower than the loan amount requested.
*Ascent Independent loans are for college Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students that are full-time enrolled in a degree program at an eligible institution.
– MUST be U.S. citizens or have U.S. permanent resident status.
– MUST have satisfactory academic performance of 2.5 GPA or greater.