Student Access Loan

The Student Access Loan (SAL) Program is administered by the Georgia Student Finance Authority (GSFA) and may be funded by state general funds, proceeds from the Georgia Lottery for Education and public and/or private donations. The purpose of the program is to assist with the affordability of a college education, encourage timely persistence to the achievement of postsecondary credentials, and to incentivize loan recipients to work in public service. The loans or portions of the loans are forgivable for recipients who work in certain occupations.

Student Eligibility

In order to receive the Student Access Loans, students must:

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