Experience Life at Nelnet

The work is rewarding, the culture is fulfilling, and the benefits are second to none.
Our associates have already experienced life at Nelnet – here’s what you can expect.

The Work

Kany Loves Her Job

Kany appreciates working for a company that helps people achieve their dreams, and loves that she can grant peace of mind to the customers she serves.

“I love working at a place that’s welcoming and diverse, where there’s always room for growth. Being able to help solve problems for people on a daily basis is my favorite part of each day at Nelnet.”
– Kany, Advisor

The Culture

Abigail Enjoys the Work Environment

Abigail looks forward to coming to work. She values the positive and supportive culture at Nelnet, and appreciates her enthusiastic colleagues.

“Nelnet has a fun work environment. It’s a place that I look forward to spending my time. The people who work here are fun and really care about their work!”
– Abigail, Team Leader

I started off as a temp four years ago, and I’ve moved up since then. It’s nice having a flexible schedule, and they’re so understanding when you’re going through something personal. It’s like a big family here.


Representative II

My co-workers and my team are the best part of my job. Seeing them develop and advance in the company, and seeing people who I’ve trained become leaders and trainers themselves is the most satisfying thing. It makes me feel like I’ve done something right.


Loan Servicing Team Lead

The Essentials

Nelnet associates can pick and choose the benefits and perks that match their lifestyle. From generous health care to tuition reimbursement, we’ve got you covered.

Free Health Benefit Premiums

Earn Free Health Premiums

Earn free single coverage and discounted family plans. (And you’ll get dental and vision too.)

Generous Earned Time Off

Earned Time Off

The average Nelnet associate earns over a month off every year – and you’ll start earning right away.

401(k) and Loan Repayment Program

401(k) Match

When you contribute 3-5%, we’ll multiply your savings for the future.

Fitness Reimbursement

Get $300 a year to spend on things like gym memberships, workout equipment, and fitness trackers.

Casual Dress Environment

Casual Dress

Jeans and tees are the norm in our offices. Dress it up if you’re feeling classy.

Tuition Reimbursement

Tuition Reimbursement

We’ll reimburse up to $5,250 in annual tuition costs if your degree matches an area of business at Nelnet.