First things first
If you can check 'yes' to all our qualifications below, then you should apply.
application + cosigner
jelf's loan portal is open march 1 - april 30
Contact Your Local Jelf
Let's Get Together
Meet with your Local jelf
We place great value on personally connecting and interviewing each JELF loan applicant and their cosigner. The next step after your application has been received and your documents have been uploaded is to contact your Local JELF Administrator (LJA) to schedule an interview.
If you are a returning applicant, you and your cosigner can schedule and conduct your interview online or by phone.
Submit Final Docs
Sign Promissory Note
The March-April Application opens March 1 through April 30 and is for students needing loan assistance for the following academic year (next fall and/or the following spring/summer terms).
Our next application period is September 1 - 30 and is for students that need assistance for spring and/or summer semester(s).
Say you owe $10,000 by the time you graduate...