How do I contact student loans in Scotland?

Contact the Student Loans Company If your course began during or after 1998, contact the Student Loan Company on 0300 100 0611. Phone lines are open Mon to Fri from 8am to 8pm and 9am to 4pm on Saturday.

How do I speak to someone at my student loan company?

  1. 0300 100 0607. Open Monday to Friday from 8am to 8pm.
  2. 0300 100 0031. Open Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm.
  3. 0300 100 0619. Open Monday to Friday from 8am to 8pm.
  4. 0300 100 0085. Open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.
  5. 0300 200 4050. Open Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm.
  6. 0300 100 0494.
  7. 0300 200 4050.
  8. 0300 100 0077.

Does student debt in Scotland get written off?

Scottish student loans are written off after 30 years. And as what you repay depends on your income, some will never repay their loan in full. If you don’t, then all other things being equal, repaying less now means you’ll repay less overall too.

Where is the student loan company based?

The SLC’s head office is in Glasgow, with other offices in Darlington and Llandudno. Peter Lauener has been the organisation’s non-executive chair since April 2020.

How long until my student loan is written off?

If you’re a student from England or Wales, your Postgraduate Loan will be written off 30 years after the April you were first due to repay.

What happens if you don’t pay student loans UK?

By law, you must repay your loan in line with the loan contract and regulations. If you don’t make repayments, SLC have the right to take legal action to recover your debt. This means SLC can get a court order to make you repay the total debt plus interest and penalties in a single payment.

How do I get my student loan refund?

Next, visit the loan servicer website and click on its Covid-19 page, which should have information on how to ask for a refund. Most servicers will require that you call them to personally request a refund.

How much do you need to earn before paying back student loan in Scotland?

You’ll only start making repayments when your income is over the repayment threshold, which is currently £25,375 a year, £2,114 a month or £487 a week in the UK.

How can I avoid paying back my student loan UK?

You can avoid paying more than you owe by changing your payments to direct debit in the final year of your repayments. Keep your contact details up to date so SLC can let you know how to set this up. If you have paid too much the Student Loans Company ( SLC ) will try to: contact you to tell you how to get a refund.

When should I expect my student loan refund?

Usually the disbursement period for refunds is about three to four weeks into the semester, yet certain schools may have a particular timeframe that they follow. When a FAFSA refund check is disbursed, a student likely will have the option in which the payment is made.