Private Student Loans

Now you can pay for college the smart way with great repayment options and competitive interest rates!

For Borrowers Attending Degree-Granting Institutions

The Smart Option Student Loan® for Salem Five by Sallie Mae® is an ideal solution to help you pay for college expenses not covered by scholarships and federal loans.

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The Smart Option Student Loan features and benefits:

  • Multiple in-school repayment options plus a choice of competitive fixed and variable interest rates, providing even more flexibility
  • No origination fee and no prepayment penalty
  • Benefits and an interest rate reduction available
  • Rates that reward creditworthy borrowers
  • Applying with a creditworthy cosigner may help you qualify
  • 100% US-based Student Loan Specialists

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