Student Loan Repayment

Bowdoin College serves as the lender of both Perkins Loans and Bowdoin Student Loans. The Perkins Loan program ended in September 2017.

The college contracts with Campus Partners for billing, payment, and document processing services. All monthly billing statements will be sent by Campus Partners to the last known address. Please keep your contact information up to date with Campus Partners by creating an online account at https://www.mycampusloan.com.  

Contact

Campus Partners Carol Trottier
Loan Servicer Bowdoin College Student Loan Representative
https://www.mycampusloan.com ctrottie@bowdoin.edu 
Phone: (800) 334-8609 Phone: (207) 725-3851
Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8am - 7pm EST  Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30am - 5pm EST


Benefit information for both Perkins and Bowdoin Student Loans is available below. Click each heading for more information. 

Perkins Loan Deferment and Forbearance

For a complete list of Perkins Loan deferment and forbearance options, please visit the Campus Partners website.

Common deferment and forbearance benefits are listed below.

deferment is a period in which no payments are due and interest does not accrue. Perkins Loan Deferment benefits include:

Forbearance is a period in which interest accrues, however, a monthly payment is not required. Accrued interest is paid monthly, or as a lump sum at the conclusion of forbearance.

Bowdoin Student Loan Deferment and Forbearance

A deferment is a period in which no payments are due and interest does not accrue. Bowdoin Loan Deferment benefits include:

Forbearance is a period in which interest accrues, however, a monthly payment is not required. Accrued interest is paid monthly, or as a lump sum at the conclusion of forbearance.

Perkins Loan Cancellation

For each complete year of employment in selected fields, you may be entitled to a partial cancellation of your Federal Perkins Loan.

Some cancellation benefits are available for the entire balance of your Federal Perkins Loan over a period of five years; others are available up to a fixed percentage of your balance. You will not be refunded for payments made during a period in which you were eligible for cancellation.

Eligibility for specific types of cancellations is determined by the date that the loan was issued. If you are, or will be, eligible for one of these types of cancellation, then you are also entitled to a deferment covering the same period. 

Please visit the Campus Partners website for more cancellation details.

Perkins Loan Consolidation

The Federal Perkins Loan may be consolidated with other federal student loans. To learn more about consolidaiton, visit StudentAid.gov.