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Military Service Deferment



Student loan borrowers who are called to active duty (or performing National Guard duty) during a war, military operation, or national emergency may be eligible to defer federal student loan payments from the time of mobilization for up to 180 days following qualifying service.

Complete a Military Deferment application and return it to the holder of your loan.

Contact your loan holder with questions about the deferment request or other repayment options.