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Membership Benefit Highlight: Student Loan Assistance

Do you have student loans you need to pay off? AFT Local 1828 membership can help! As a member, you have access several programs that offer reduced rates or free help to create a plan to pay down your student loans.

Summer will help you get your loans under control. Started by student loan borrowers who wanted to help others, Summer helps members navigate the student loan repayment landscape.

As a union, we are fighting to make college affordable and student debt manageable. However, more than 45 million people in the United States are saddled with student loan debt. We offer ways to help our members and affiliates.

Since 1991, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $4.5 million to students of working families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education.

View the full list of different loan and education assistance programs here.


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