Student Loan

Education Loans

SunTrust offers multiple resources, tools and financing options that can help students and families who need to pay for college.

SunTrust offers private student loans to undergraduate and graduate students when federal student loans, scholarships, and grants aren't enough to cover the full cost of education.

Getting ready for school? We can help.

Before you look into paying for your college expenses, it's important to know how much money you'll need — and how much you'll have to pay back each month once you begin repayment. That's why SunTrust has put together this budget and planning toolkit — to help you get financially prepared for the years ahead. More information.

Private Student Loans

If savings, federal student loans, scholarships and grants don’t cover college costs, consider a SunTrust private student loan to cover education related expenses such as transportation, housing, a computer, etc. With money-saving benefits, competitive rates and flexible repayment options, a SunTrust private student loan may be the right solution for rounding out your financing needs.1

More savings for SunTrust clients

Receive interest rate reductions on a Custom Choice Loan when payments of principal and interest are automatically deducted from a bank account.

  • If the bank account is a SunTrust checking, savings or money market account, the discount is 0.50%.2
  • If the bank account is a non-SunTrust account, the discount is 0.25%.2

1SunTrust recommends you compare all financial aid alternatives including grants, scholarships, federal loans and SunTrust private student loans prior to applying for private student loans.

2ACH interest rate reduction(s) only apply when full payments (including both principal and interest) are automatically drafted from a bank account. Interest rate reduction(s) will remain on the account unless (1) the automatic deduction of payments is stopped (including times during deferment or forbearance) or (2) there are three automatic deductions returned for insufficient funds over the life of the loan. The additional SunTrust ACH reward is available for loans first disbursed on or after 6/1/11 and will be applied after the first automatic payment is successfully deducted from a SunTrust Bank checking, savings or money market account.

Certain restrictions and limitations may apply. SunTrust Bank reserves the right to change or discontinue these programs without notice. All loan programs are subject to approval and may not be available in certain jurisdictions.

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