COVID-19 Emergency Relief for Federal Student Loans Extended through August 31, 2022

April 7, 2022

The U.S. Department of Education announced an additional extension of the student loan payment pause, which allows students relief through August 31, 2022.

This pause includes the following relief measures for eligible federal student loans:

  • A suspension of loan payments
  • A 0% interest rate
  • Stopped collection on defaulted loans

Relief measures are automatically applied, and no action is needed from borrowers at this time. For more information, please visit COVID-19 Emergency Relief and Federal Student Aid Information.