The Student Loan Administration Office (SLA) has four specific functions
- SLA processes student loans and work-study for students in the graduate and professional schools and divisions (includes the Graham School of General Studies and certificate program students), except Booth and Medical. Students at the Booth School of Business and the Pritzker School of Medicine should contact the financial aid office at their school for more information. Undergraduate students should contact the College Aid Office for more information.
- SLA conducts entrance and exit loan counseling for all students receiving federal student loans;
- SLA authorizes disbursement of loan funds to all students receiving federal student loans; and
- SLA services and collects for all Federal Perkins and institutional loan programs.