Rates effective as of 10/01/2019 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 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.