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Toll-free: (855) 475-3335
Fax: (515) 471-8180
7 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT), M – F
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Federal Student Loan Types

Aspire Resources Inc. provides customer service for two main groups of federal student loans.

Direct Loans

Loans under the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program (Direct Loan) are provided to students and schools directly from the U.S. Department of Education. Types of Direct Loans are:

  • Direct Subsidized Loans
  • Direct Unsubsidized Loans
  • Direct PLUS Loans for parents
  • Direct PLUS Loans for graduate and professional-degree students

In 2010, as a result of federal legislation, all federal student loans are provided through Direct Loan. Aspire is one of a limited number of organizations contracted to service Direct Loans on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education.

FFEL Loans

Until 2010, independent organizations provided and serviced Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program loans, which included:

  • Federal Stafford Loans
    • Subsidized Federal Stafford Loans
    • Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans
  • Federal PLUS Loans for parents
  • Federal PLUS Loans for graduate and professional-degree students

Other Federal Loans

You may have qualified for a Federal Perkins Loan. Visit your financial aid office or www.ed.govOpens a new window to learn more about Perkins Loans.

About Federal Loan Consolidation

A Direct Consolidation Loan allows you to combine multiple federal student loans into one new loan. Visit https://studentaid.ed.gov/consolidationOpens a new window to learn whether consolidation is right for you or to applyOpens a new window.

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Aspire Resources Inc. provides customer service and resources on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education for borrowers with federal student loans through the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program (Direct Loan).

Aspire Servicing Center provides customer service and resources for borrowers with federal student loans previously serviced by Iowa Student Loan and for borrowers with private student loans offered by Iowa Student Loan and a number of other lending institutions.

Iowa Student Loan is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the resources students and families need to succeed in postsecondary education. Iowa Student Loan provides scholarships, grant and loan forgiveness programs, and private student loans for those who have exhausted other sources of financial aid.

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