Hurricane Harvey Information for Loan Borrowers

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board oversees state-based student loan programs including the College Access Loan, B-on-Time Loan Program, and Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP). If you are a borrower living or working in one of the counties that have been declared a natural disaster area by the Governor, you may be eligible to receive 3-month forbearance on loan repayments. Please contact our loan program staff at (800) 242-3062 or (512) 427-6340.

The U.S. Department of Education oversees Direct Subsidized Loans and Direct Unsubsidized Loans (also referred to as Stafford Loans), PLUS Loans, Perkins Loans and other federal student loan programs. Their guidance for borrowers impacted by Hurricane Harvey is available at: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/about/announcements/hurricane.


Inquires should be sent via our Inquiries link at Inquiries/Hurricane Harvey Inquiry or email at Kelly.Polden@thecb.state.tx.us.