Simplifying Private Loan Processing, Today and Every Day

Our solution instantly connects any participating school, CommonLine-compliant service provider, or financial aid management system (FAMS) with private student loan providers and their loan programs. From certification through disbursement, automate private student loan data quickly, securely, and error-free. Use our secure processing solution to easily create customized SmartSearches, set preferences, receive notifications, automate disbursements and refunds from multiple lenders in a single roster, track all activity with handy audit trails, and more.

Make Private Loan Processing the Easiest Part of Your Day

Our secure, online solution has been efficiently automating private loan certification and disbursement for more than 25 years, supported by experts. We know loan processing is just one part of your day – our dedicated team makes sure it’s the easiest part.

Come for the Technology, Stay for the People

Our solution’s technology offers convenience and time savings to our customers, but it’s the unparalleled service they really love.


Our secure, flexible solution provides a fully automated electronic process compatible with FAMS vendors, reducing errors and saving you time. Plus, ScholarNet is easily implemented with multiple options to suit the way you work.


Our industry-experienced and knowledgeable team provides friendly, reliable support. They understand your challenges and know our solutions.


Our lender-neutral technology segregates all data to protect school and lender users, and access for support is tightly controlled.

Industries We Serve

In providing an online private loan certification and disbursement solution that saves time, reduces errors, and is supported by experts with industry knowledge, Nelnet provides unmatched value to our partners and customers working within various industries.

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Nelnet Insights

We’re always exploring new ways to transform our business. We’re dedicated to understanding industry trends and regulations – and sharing with and learning from others. What drives us may give your business an edge, too.