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UB annual finance guide: an easy-to-use guide on finance information for higher education.

Campus Commerce

CollegeNET, Inc.

805 SW Broadway, Suite 1600

Portland, OR 97205

Phone: (503) 973-5200

e-ValuCheck

30021 Tomas, Suite 250

Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

Phone: (949) 888-1006

www.evalucheck.com

Higher One, Inc.

25 Science Park

New Haven, CT 06511

Phone: (203) 776-7776

www.HigherOne.com

Focused exclusively on higher education, Higher One offers an innovative approach to student financial services making the financial interactions between the university, the student, and their family easier. The company does this through patent pending products and services:

* OneDisburse[SM] enables the institution to create drastic cost avoidance and increases service in the financial disbursements process compared to disbursing via paper check or ACH direct deposit.

* OneFinance[SM] enables the institution to offer a suite of financial services, including a free checking account with unique features designed for students, as a benefit of enrollment or employment at the institution.

infiNET

1425 East Busch Parkway

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Phone: (888) 413-3150

www.infinet-inc.com

OPUS

Orchestrating your future.

OPUS Financial

Incorporated

10515 Carnegie Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44106

Phone: (800) 661-5089

www.opusfinancial.org

OPUS is proud to introduce the Alumni Advantage program, a unique opportunity for alumni associations to serve its membership and generate fundraising opportunities by offering excellent financial terms to consolidate its members' educational loan debt. The Alumni Advantage is tailored to each association to maximize the benefits for the association and its members.

OPUS Financial, Inc. is non-profit company created to provide low-cost educational funding, debt management, consolidation and early awareness programs. OPUS has partnered with [A.sup.+]Funds and Medfunds, a long time industry leader, to provide schools and students with custom solutions to meet their educational financing needs.

TouchNet Information

Systems, Inc.

15520 College Blvd.

Lenexa, KS 66219

Phone: (913) 5999

www.touchnet.com

Consulting Services

Dow, Lohnes & Albertson,

PLLC Attorneys at Law

1200 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W.

Washington, DC 20036-6802

Phone: (202) 776-2579

KeyBank

KeyCorp

127 Public Square

Cleveland, OH 44114

Phone: (800) 540-1855

www.key.com/educate

MISSION STATEMENT

For over 50 years, Key Education Resources[R] has provided families federal and private parent and student education loans, payment plans, planning tools, helpful advice, and exceptional customer service. Key also offers tools specifically designed to make your job as a School Administrator or Financial Aid Administrator easier. KeyCorp is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of over $85 billion.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

* Education loans with competitive interest rates--Federal, Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional and Career/Continuing Education loan programs.

* Loan consolidation programs--help make repayment easier to manage and free up cash each month.

* Monthly Payment Plan--Affordable interest-free payment plans to meet the individual needs of schools and their families.

* Key On-Line--Easy access to Monthly Payment Plan information.

* Easy application and renewal--Families can easily and quickly apply and renew online.

* Repayment incentives--several programs/options that save families money.

* Materials Order Form--Order collateral material online.

* Entrance/Exit Counseling Presentations--Downloadable presentations designed for FAAs.

* Short-term Medical Insurance--An affordable option for your recent graduates.

NEWS

Key Education Resources--Helping families make the right choices. Planning for education financing/funding can seem like an education in itself. Whether you or your child is starting college, graduate school, or continuing an education, we have the right program. Key has helped students and families achieve their education goals for over 50 years.

nelnet[R]

Nelnet (National

Education Loan Network)

121 South 13th Street, Suite 400

Lincoln, NE 68508

Phone: (877) 564-2696

www.nelnet.net

Nelnet is a leading, vertically integrated education finance company, focused on providing quality products and services to participants in the education finance process. Nelnet originates, holds, and services student loans, principally loans originated under the Federal Family Education Loan Program, referred to as the FFEL Program or FFELP

Nelnet offers a broad range of financial services and technology-based products, including student loan origination and lending, student loan and guarantee servicing and a suite of software solutions. The company's infrastructure, technological expertise and breadth of product and service offerings connect the key constituents of the student loan process, including lenders, financial aid officers, guaranty agencies, governmental agencies, student and parent borrowers, and servicers, thereby streamlining the education finance process.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

Our products include an Internet-based financial aid delivery and management system, an Internet-based loan origination system and a centralized disbursement agent service. Our "open architecture" origination products afford schools the flexibility to work with multiple lenders of their choice. These products are directly integrated into our servicing platform, which provides various features such as loan approval, disbursement of funds, customer service, account maintenance, federal reporting and billing collections, payment processing, default aversion, claim filing and uninsured loan recovery. Our software products include:

* Nteract: our Internet-based student loan origination system.

* Ntrust: our centralized disbursement agent service.

* Ngenius: our origination and disbursement engine that supports Nconcert, Ntrust and Nteract.

* Nservice: our servicing system for FFELP and private loans.

NEWS

Visit www.nelnet.net for the latest news and information regarding Nelnet's product, service, and technology offerings.

Noel-Levitz

2101 ACT Circle

Iowa City, IA 52245

Phone: (800) 876-1117

www.noellevitz.com

Sallie Mae, the leading provider of education funding, offers enrollment management consulting services through its wholly owned subsidiary, Noel-Levitz. The Denver, Co.-based company specializes in higher education student recruitment, financial aid, student retention, market research and customized publications and Web development. Since 1973, Noel-Levitz has partnered with more than 1,700 colleges and universities throughout North America. The company's experienced team helps campuses devise and implement a comprehensive approach to enrollment and net revenue management with assessment tools, professional development programs, institutional research, predictive modeling and student retention tracking software. Noel-Levitz also has offices in Iowa City, and Guelph, Ontario.

Scannell & Kurz

40B Grove Street

Pittsford, NY 14534

Phone: (585) 381-1120

Fax: (585) 381-2383

info@scannellkurz.com

www.scannellkurz.com

Scannell & Kurz, Inc. specializes in developing customized financial aid/net tuition revenue and enrollment management strategies for their higher education clients. Jim and Kathy work in partnership with clients sharing their analytical techniques in order to develop greater client self-sufficiency in addressing future enrollment challenges.

The solutions recommended are unique to each client, based on a data-driven understanding of the institution's particular market position and challenges. Special attention is paid to ensuring that the solutions are practical, detailed, and implementable. Outcomes include improved net tuition revenue, more effective management of institutional resources, and achievement of specific class profile targets.

Financial/Enrollment

ACS

ACS Education Services

One World Trade Center, Suite 2200

Long Beach, CA 90831-2200

www.acs-inc.com/education

ACS is the leading provider of fully diversified, end-to-end, business process outsourcing (BPO) and information technology (IT) solutions to commercial and government clients worldwide. In Higher Education, ACS provides outsourcing solutions to over 1,000 colleges and universities, the largest lenders in the country, and over 8.8 million borrowers with outstanding loans totaling over $100 billion.

ACS' core competency is managing business processes and information technology. In Higher Education, this includes managing financial aid, student information systems, student call centers, imaging, enrollment management, and more. By working with ACS, colleges can spend more time and capital on their core focus: student service, faculty, curriculum, access, and research. This better enables institutions to adjust to the changing needs of students. A partnership with ACS can also help institutions generate revenue from non-tuition sources to offset budget cuts.

ACS SOLUTIONS

ACS has the economies of scale and focus that no single educational institution can match. By leveraging ACS' core competencies, institutions can improve theirs.

* Information Technology * Financial Aid * Enrollment Management * Imaging * Student Call Center * Loan Origination & Servicing

ACS BENEFITS

* Experts in administration and technology

* Help institutions focus on the student

* Reduce the cost of improving student service

* Eliminate costly technology capital purchases

* Access to shared technologies

* Access to 'Utility' computing--pay per usage

Call Matt Johnner at (214) 584-5242 to learn more about how your institution can improve performance by outsourcing with ACS.

Cadogan Management, LLC

414 East 75th Street

New York, NY 10021

Phone: (212) 585-1600

www.cadoganmanagement.com

Cadogan Management, recognized as a premiere alternative investment management firm, has delivered for nine years on the same objective: to preserve our investors' capital and provide superior risk-adjusted returns with no correlation to the U.S. securities markets. Cadogan stands out among our peers by our innovative approach to research and portfolio management, finding "undiscovered gem" managers that result in a low correlation to other hedge fund of funds. Important to our success has been a willingness to educate endowments and their consultants on all aspects of hedge fund investing, and to provide our clients with the highest level of transparency and client service. Cadogan continues to be selected by endowments preferring a professionally managed hedge fund allocation that emphasizes safety over high-risk/return strategies. Currently, Cadogan manages $1.2 billion for roughly 70 institutions around the world.

EDFINANCIAL SERVICES

Contact: Billy Houston, senior vice president & chief strategic officer 123 Center Park Drive Knoxville, TN 37922 Phone: (800) 337-6884 or (865) 342-5110 Fax: (865) 218-1013 E-mail: bhouston@edfinancial.com www.edfinancial.com

Edfinancial Services is a private, nonprofit corporation whose mission is to provide student loan servicing and support to schools, lenders and secondary markets. Edfinancial Services' industry partners include over a dozen of the nation's top 100 lenders.

Emphasizing flexibility and cooperation, Edfinancial Services creates customized solutions to enhance its partners' existing products and services.

eCampusTours.com is an innovative college-planning website sponsored by Edfinancial Services.

KeyBank

KeyCorp

127 Public Square

Cleveland, OH 44114

Phone: (800) 540-1855

www.key.com/educate

MISSION STATEMENT

For over 50 years, Key Education Resources[R] has provided families federal and private parent and student education loans, payment plans, planning tools, helpful advice, and exceptional customer service. Key also offers tools specifically designed to make your job as a School Administrator or Financial Aid Administrator easier. KeyCorp is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of over $85 billion.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

* Education loans with competitive interest rates--Federal, Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional and Career/Continuing Education loan programs.

* Loan consolidation programs-help make repayment easier to manage and free up cash each month.

* Monthly Payment Plan-Affordable interest-free payment plans to meet the individual needs of schools and their families.

* Key On-Line--Easy access to Monthly Payment Plan information.

* Easy application and renewal--Families can easily and quickly apply and renew online.

* Repayment incentives--several programs/options that save families money.

* Materials Order Form--Order collateral material online.

* Entrance/Exit Counseling Presentations--Downloadable presentations designed for FAAs.

* Short-term Medical Insurance--An affordable option for your recent graduates.

NEWS

Key Education Resources--Helping families make the right choices. Planning for education financing/funding can seem like an education in itself. Whether you or your child is starting college, graduate school, or continuing an education, we have the right program. Key has helped students and families achieve their education goals for over 50 years.

Guarantors

American Student

Assistance [R] (ASA)

100 Cambridge Street, Suite 1600

Boston, MA 02114

Phone: (800) 999-9080

Fax: (617) 521-6154

MISSION STATEMENT

ASA assists students and parents to successfully complete a program of education financing and repayment.

ABOUT US

Incorporated in 1956, ASA was the nation's first student loan guarantee agency and a model for the federal student loan guarantee program. ASA's unique Wellness programs give borrowers the support they need to avoid default. Through education and proactive outreach, ASA seeks to prevent student loan default and keep borrowers fiscally "well." We are currently conducting experiments to find best practices in delivering the right message to borrowers at the right time, resulting in healthy loan repayment.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

ASA administers federal Stafford student loans and Parent Loans for Undergraduate Students (PLUS). ASA provides premium default prevention, guarantee, origination and disbursement services to students and the financial aid professionals who help them.

Connecticut Student Loan

Foundation (CSLF)

525 Brook Street

P0 Box 1009

Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Phone: (860) 257-4001

Toll Free: (800) 237-9721

www.cslf.com

ABOUT US

The Connecticut Student Loan Foundation (CSLF) is a non-profit agency that administers, guarantees, finances, and services student loans within the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) and other alternative student loan programs. By serving as guarantor, lender, secondary market, and servicer, CSLF provides all loan services from application through repayment, for the life of the loan.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

* First Rate Loan program: CSLF offers immediate money savings benefits thought its First Rate Loan programs. Stafford, PLUS, and Consolidation borrowers receive special interest rate reductions that are immediate, guaranteed, and only available through CSLE

* EnRoute: CSLF's internet-based loan processing and management system provides real-time, online account access to all loan guarantee, disbursal, and servicing information through a single system.

* Central Disbursement Services: CSLF provides disbursement services on behalf of lenders. Schools receive disbursement proceeds from a single agency while maintaining their selected lenders.

TG--The Guarantor of

Choice

P.O. Box 83100

Round Rock, TX 78683-3100

Phone: (800) 252-9743

www.tgslc.org

As an administrator of the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP), TG works with financial aid partners nationwide to simplify financial aid processing for aid administrators and the students and families they serve. TG provides innovative solutions, insightful resources, and effective default prevention strategies. Within the FFELP, TG checks student loan applications for eligibility, monitors student loan status, pays claims to lenders if necessary, and conducts compliance reviews of schools participating in the program. In addition, TG shares information about college planning with families and students to help ensure educational access and success.

Loan Marketers

Chase

5100 W. Lemon Street, Suite 150

Tampa, FL 33609

Phone: (800) 228-7605

Fax: (813) 281-3366

www.ChaseStudentLoans.com

ABOUT US

Chase has been a participant in the federal student loan program since 1967 and with more than $2 billion in annual originations and millions of customers, is one of the Federal Family Education Loan Program's leading lenders. Chase is the retail brand for education loans made by JP Morgan Chase & Co., a leading global financial services firm with assets of approximately $700 billion and operations in more than 50 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, asset management, private equity, custody and transaction services, retail and middle market financial services, and e-finance.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

Chase offers a broad array of highly differentiated financial products and services to individuals and institutions seeking to attain and foster higher education.

In addition to Federal Stafford and PLUS Loans, Chase offers a variety of undergraduate, graduate, continuing education and health professions alternative loans that can be used to cover up to the full cost of education. Chase borrowers benefit from flexible repayment options, money-saving repayment benefits for on-time payments, combined billing of loans, and online and toll-free access to account information. Chase's goal is to be a trusted partner to colleges and universities. Representative of this goal was the introduction of value added services to the education finance industry. Today, Chase makes a number of value added services available to the institutions we serve, including training, peer reviews, best practices, financial literacy support, dedicated service representatives, and custom print materials.

CITIZENS BANK Not your typical bank. [R]

Citizens Bank

Education Finance

725 Canton Street

Norwood, MA 02062

Phone: (800) 708-6684

Fax: (800) 770-8864

www.citizensbank.com/personal/borrowing/pers_ed_fin.asp

Collegiate Funding

Services Inc

1004 Spotsylvania Avenue, Suite 100

Fredericksburg, VA 22406

Phone: (866) 922-9965

www.cfscampusloans.com

ABOUT US

Collegiate Funding Services is a leading education finance company dedicated to providing students and their families with the practical advice and loan solutions they need to help pay for and manage the cost of higher education. Collegiate Funding Services also offers a comprehensive portfolio of education loan products and services--including loan origination, loan servicing, and campus-based, scholarship and affinity marketing tools--to the higher education community. Since 1998, Collegiate Funding Services has facilitated the origination of over $15 billion in education loans, and currently manages $10 billion in student loans for more than 400,000 borrowers.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

We offer STAFFORD and PLUS loan programs that rewards borrowers for automatic withdrawals and consecutive on-time payments. Our PLUS loan programs also offer parents the option to delay payments for up to 48 months while their son or daughter is attending school. CERTIFIED and NON CERTIFIED PRIVATE EDUCATION loan programs are available to finance up to 100% of a student's higher education. Our beneficial programs are for undergraduates, graduate students, continuing education students and K-12 students.

For online entrance and exit counseling, COLLEGEXIT is an easy way for students to complete required counseling sessions and for campus professionals it cuts down on the paperwork and increases counseling completion rates. Registered students are also entered to win monthly $1,000 scholarship drawings. Visit www.collegexit.com or ask for details.

Our FEDERAL CONSOLIDATION loan program is one of the nation's leading student load refinance products offering graduates the ability to lock in the lowest rates in the history of the student loan program. Graduates may also qualify for additional money-saving interest rate discounts of up to 1.25% *. We offer our graduates the benefit of combining multiple loans into a single monthly payment and bill, repayment flexibility, and no application fees or charges. Graduates can apply easily over the telephone or online, and there are no fees to pay or prepayment penalties.

Our PRIVATE CONSOLIDATION loan program is one of the few consolidation products available to the growing number of graduates with privately insured student loans. Graduates will benefit from refinancing their multiple privately insured student loans into one refinanced loan with lower monthly payments and one simple billing statement. Graduates can apply easily over the telephone or online, and there are no out-of-pocket expenses.

NEWS

Visit www.cfscampusloans.com or call (866) 922-9965 to contact your campus regional director for more details. * Limited time offer.

EDAMERICA

Contact: Tony Hollin,

chairman & CEO

123 Center Park Drive,

Knoxville, TN 37922

Phone: (800) 337-1009

Fax: (865) 218-1013

E-Mail: info@edamerica.net

www.edamerica.net

One of the nation's top student loan providers, Edamerica is dedicated to expanding access to higher education. Edamerica is committed to enhancing the lives of students and families and exceeding the expectations of schools by offering a variety of specialized loan products that benefit all borrowers. Edamerica is an Edfinancial Services lender.

EDFINANCIAL SERVICES

Contact: Billy Houston, senior vice

president & chief strategic officer

123 Center Park Drive

Knoxville, TN 37922

Phone: (800) 337-6884 or

(865) 342-5110

Fax: (865) 218-1013

E-mail: bhouston@edfinancial.com

www.edfinancial.com

Edfinancial Services is a private, nonprofit corporation whose mission is to provide student loan servicing and support to schools, lenders and secondary markets. Edfinancial Services' industry partners include over a dozen of the nation's top 100 lenders. Emphasizing flexibility and cooperation, Edfinancial Services creates customized solutions to enhance its partners' existing products and services. eCampusTours.com is an innovative college-planning website sponsored by Edfinancial Services.

KeyBank

KeyCorp

127 Public Square

Cleveland, OH 44114

Phone: (800) 540-1855

wwvv.key.com/educate

MISSION STATEMENT

For over 50 years, Key Education Resources[R] has provided families federal and private parent and student education loans, payment plans, planning tools, helpful advice, and exceptional customer service. Key also offers tools specifically designed to make your job as a School Administrator or Financial Aid Administrator easier. KeyCorp is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of over $85 billion.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

* Education loans with competitive interest rates--Federal, Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional and Career/Continuing Education loan programs.

* Loan consolidation programs--help make repayment easier to manage and free up cash each month.

* Monthly Payment Plan--Affordable interest-free payment plans to meet the individual needs of schools and their families.

* Key On-Line--Easy access to Monthly Payment Plan information.

* Easy application and renewal--Families can easily and quickly apply and renew online.

* Repayment incentives--several programs/options that save families money.

* Materials Order Form--Order collateral material online. * Entrance/Exit Counseling Presentations--Downloadable presentations designed for FAAs.

* Short-term Medical Insurance--An affordable option for your recent graduates.

NEWS

Key Education Resources--Helping families make the right choices. Planning for education financing/funding can seem like an education in itself. Whether you or your child is starting college, graduate school, or continuing an education, we have the right program. Key has helped students and families achieve their education goals for over 50 years.

Nellie Mae

50 Braintree Hill Park

Suite 300

Braintree, MA 02184

Phone: (800) EDU-LOAN

(800) 338-5626

www.nelliemae.com

ABOUT US

At Nellie Mae, we want you and your students to be brilliant. We believe cost should never keep students from achieving their higher education goals. That's why we offer a broad range of federal and private loan programs, featuring low interest rates and flexible repayment options. We offer convenient online applications, including pre-qualification for PLUS and private loans, Federal Consolidation Loan applications, and downloadable MPN forms for Stafford and PLUS Loans. Our advanced web services ensure that loan funds are credited to your students' school accounts reliably and on time. We also offer cash-back rewards for on-time repayment; convenient online loan counseling and debt management; and the industry's brightest customer service.

Since 1982, we've helped more than a million students and families pay for college. Today, we continue that tradition and are proud to help you and your students be brilliant with student loans. Our federal lender code is 829076.

Student Loan Funding

Student Loan Funding

Resources, LLC.

2004 University Business Annual

Finance Guide Profile

One West Fourth Street, Suite 1000

Cincinnati, OH 45201

Toll Free: (877) 477-7537

Fax: (513) 763-4340

www.studentloanfunding.com

MISSION STATEMENT

Student Loan Funding, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sallie Mae, is a student loan provider with the sole mission of improving access to higher education. Our suite of comprehensive financing options and innovative web tools simplify and streamline the financial aid process for both schools and students, making education more accessible and affordable. We empower families with interactive resources that help them make good funding decisions and complete everything they need to receive that funding in one convenient online session.

Loan Originators

Academic Finance

Corporation

456 Grove Street

Worcester, MA 01605

Phone: (877) 232-4322

www.academicfinancing.com

COMPANY PROFILE

Academic Finance Corporation (AFC) is a not-for-profit student lending organization affiliated with Brazes Group. We are committed to working with financial aid professionals to provide you with the best possible student lending solution. AFC has designed programs which makes the student loan experience customer friendly for both the families you work with and for your office. Our staff at AEC has over 100 years of experience working with financial aid offices, guarantors, and servicers on a national and regional level.

Access Group, Inc.

1411 Foulk Road

Wilmington, DE 19803-0430

Phone: (800) 282-1550

www.accessgroup.org

Access Group is a nonprofit graduate loan specialist that has provided access to education for more than 20 years. It is a single source of federal and private loans for students financing their law, medical, dental, health, business, and other graduate degrees. Access Group provides borrower education, need analysis, and online services to students and their schools, as well as educational and professional development opportunities for financial aid administrators at its annual conference. For more information, visit www.accessgroup.org.

ACS Education Services One World Trade Center, Suite 2200 Long Beach, CA 90831-2200 www.acs-inc.com/education

ACS is the leading provider of fully diversified, end-to-end, business process outsourcing (BP0) and information technology (IT) solutions to commercial and government clients worldwide. In Higher Education, ACS provides outsourcing solutions to over 1,000 colleges and universities, the largest lenders in the country, and over 8.8 million borrowers with outstanding loans totaling over $100 billion.

ACS' core competency is managing business processes and information technology. In Higher Education, this includes managing financial aid, student information systems, student call centers, imaging, enrollment management, and more. By working with ACS, colleges can spend more time and capital on their core focus: student service, faculty, curriculum, access, and research. This better enables institutions to adjust to the changing needs of students. A partnership with ACS can also help institutions generate revenue from non-tuition sources to offset budget cuts.

ACS SOLUTIONS

ACS has the economies of scale and focus that no single educational institution can match. By leveraging ACS' core competencies, institutions can improve theirs.

* Information Technology

* Financial Aid

* Enrollment Management

* Imaging

* Student Call Center

* Loan Origination & Servicing

ACS BENEFITS

* Experts in administration and technology

* Help institutions focus on the student

* Reduce the cost of improving student service

* Eliminate costly technology capital purchases

* Access to shared technologies

* Access to 'Utility' computing--pay per usage

Call Matt Johnner at (214) 584-5242 to learn more about how your institution can improve performance by outsourcing with ACS.

Financial

Chela

Chela Education Financing[TM]

388 Market Street, Suite 1200

San Francisco, CA 94111

Phone: (415) 283-2800

Toll Free: (866) 34-CHELA (24352)

Fax: (415) 283-2888

www.chelastudentloans.org

Chela Education Financing makes education accessible to more students by providing superior education finance products and services.

The Chela School-Certified Loan: A competitive, variable rate loan with no pre-set annual loan limits and relaxed credit criteria. Getapproval in minutes by phone or online. A private loan that fills the gap between traditional financing and actual education expenses. The AcademicEdge[R] Loan:

A flexible, convenient, credit based consumer education loan that helps meet costs not covered by traditional financial aid. Federal Stafford and PLUS Loans: Offering some of the best interest rate discounts in the nation. Discounts begin immediately upon repayment, unlike most other loan providers. The Golden State Bonus Benefits[TM] program waives or returns the 3% origination fee most lenders charge and provides additional savings in the form of rebates to California students, transfer students and educators. The Chela OnePay Consolidation Loan[TM]: A program to make the repayment of federal student loans simpler and more affordable by combining all of your eligible loans into one new loan with one low payment and one fixed interest rate. Current interest rates are the lowest in history and Chela offers the opportunity to lock-in up to 1.25% off your already record low rate. The Golden State Bonus Benefits can save California residents as much as $2,000 off their consolidation loan balance. For more than 25 years, Chela Education Financing has focused solely on putting education within reach of students and families. As a California not-for-profit education finance company, we are able to put money where it belongs-into the hands of students-through interest rate discounts, loan rebates and scholarship programs. At Chela, we want to help you understand the financial aid process, your options, and what to do to get the money you need to achieve your education goals, without taking on unnecessary debt. Chela Education Financing is comprised of two affiliated companies (Chela Financial Resources, Inc., and Chela Financial, Inc.), both of which are California not-for-profit public benefit corporations.

Collegiate Funding

Services Inc

1004 Spotsylvania Avenue, Suite 100

Fredericksburg, VA 22406

Phone: (866) 922-9965

www.cfscampusloans.com

ABOUT US

Collegiate Funding Services is a leading education finance company dedicated to providing students and their families with the practical advice and loan solutions they need to help pay for and manage the cost of higher education. Collegiate Funding Services also offers a comprehensive portfolio of education loan products and services--including loan origination, loan servicing, and campus-based, scholarship and affinity marketing tools--to the higher education community. Since 1998, Collegiate Funding Services has facilitated the origination of over $15 billion in education loans, and currently manages $10 billion in student loans for more than 400,000 borrowers.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

We offer STAFFORD and PLUS loan programs that rewards borrowers for automatic withdrawals and consecutive on-time payments. Our PLUS loan programs also offer parents the option to delay payments for up to 48 months while their son or daughter is attending school. CERTIFIED and NON CERTIFIED PRIVATE EDUCATION loan programs are available to finance up to 100% of a student's higher education. Our beneficial programs are for undergraduates, graduate students, continuing education students and K-12 students.

For online entrance and exit counseling, COLLEGEXIT is an easy way for students to complete required counseling sessions and for campus professionals it cuts down on the paperwork and increases counseling completion rates. Registered students are also entered to win monthly $1,000 scholarship drawings. Visit www.collegexit.com or ask for details.

Our FEDERAL CONSOLIDATION loan program is one of the nation's leading student load refinance products offering graduates the ability to lock in the lowest rates in the history of the student loan program. Graduates may also qualify for additional money-saving interest rate discounts of up to 1.25% *. We offer our graduates the benefit of combining multiple loans into a single monthly payment and bill, repayment flexibility, and no application fees or charges. Graduates can apply easily over the telephone or online, and there are no fees to pay or prepayment penalties.

Our PRIVATE CONSOLIDATION loan program is one of the few consolidation products available to the growing number of graduates with privately insured student loans. Graduates will benefit from refinancing their multiple privately insured student loans into one refinanced loan with lower monthly payments and one simple billing statement. Graduates can apply easily over the telephone or online, and there are no out-of-pocket expenses.

NEWS

Visit www.cfscampusloans.com or call (866) 922-9965 to contact your campus regional director for more details.

* Limited time offer.

Comerica Bank

Student Lending--MC 6230 PO Box 659 Detroit, MI 48231-9967 Phone: (800) 345-6232 www.comerica.com/studentloans

EDAMERICA

Contact: Tony Hollin,

chairman & CE0

123 Center Park Drive,

Knoxville, TN 37922

Phone: (800) 337-1009

Fax: (865) 218-1013

E-Mail: info@edamerica.net

www.edamerica.net

One of the nation's top student loan providers, Edamerica is dedicated to expanding access to higher education. Edamerica is committed to enhancing the lives of students and families and exceeding the expectations of schools by offering a variety of specialized loan products that benefit all borrowers. Edamerica is an Edfinancial Services lender.

LoanSTAR Systems, Inc.

2504 Kent Street

P.O. Box 4940

Bryan, TX 77805

Phone: (800) 347-3475

nelnet

Nelnet (National

Education Loan Network)

121 South 13th Street, Suite 400

Lincoln, NE 68508

Phone: (877) 564-2696

www.nelnet.net

DESCRIPTION

Nelnet is a leading, vertically integrated education finance company, focused on providing quality products and services to participants in the education finance process. Nelnet originates, holds, and services student loans, principally loans originated under the Federal Family Education Loan Program, referred to as the FFEL Program or FFELP Nelnet offers a broad range of financial services and technology-based products, including student loan origination and lending, student loan and guarantee servicing and a suite of software solutions. The company's infrastructure, technological expertise and breadth of product and service offerings connect the key constituents of the student loan process, including lenders, financial aid officers, guaranty agencies, governmental agencies, student and parent borrowers, and servicers, thereby streamlining the education finance process.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES:

Our products include an Internet-based financial aid delivery and management system, an Internet-based loan origination system and a centralized disbursement agent service. Our "open architecture" origination products afford schools the flexibility to work with multiple lenders of their choice. These products are directly integrated into our servicing platform, which provides various features such as loan approval, disbursement of funds, customer service, account maintenance, federal reporting and billing collections, payment processing, default aversion, claim filing and uninsured loan recovery. Our software products include:

* Nteract: our Internet-based student loan origination system.

* Ntrust: our centralized disbursement agent service.

* Ngenius: our origination and disbursement engine that supports Nconcert, Ntrust and Nteract.

* Nservice: our servicing system for FFELP and private loans.

NEWS

Visit www.nelnet.net for the latest news and information regarding Nelnet's product, service, and technology offerings.

NextStudent

11225 North 28th Drive

Suite A-202

Phoenix, AZ 85029

Joe Kunkel (602) 264-1030

www.nextstudent.com

NextStudent helps financial aid administrators meet the needs of students with a comprehensive portfolio of federal and private loans for undergraduate and graduate students, federal and private loan consolidation and money-saving borrower benefits that make repayment easier.

NextStudent also offers an award-winning scholarship search engine and online resources that help students understand financial aid and make well-informed choices.

NextStudent provides live support from a dedicated team of School Service experts, and tailors back-office processes to meet school specifications. And, long-standing relationships with over two dozen guarantee agencies helps optimize electronic processes and ensure uninterrupted service from start to finish.

NOWLoan$

800 W. Jefferson

Kirksville, MO 63501

Phone: (888) 389-9622

Fax: (660) 626-2005

www.nowloans.org

NOWLoan$ is a proven lender with a great loan product paired with outstanding personal customer service. Our core focus is that of education. We seek to help our students navigate successfully through the opportunities and challenges they face as they look to finance their education. NOWLoan$ continuously reinvests in the students and their organizations.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

NOWLoan$ provides Stafford loans with no origination fees to students in accredited programs nationwide. Eligible students receive 3.3% cash back on repayment of Stafford loans. See our website for details. We also offer the Signature Student[R] Loan, a private alternative loan.

PNC Bank Education Loan Center 2600 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Phone: (800) 762-1001 www.eduloans.pncbank.com

MISSION STATEMENT

Since 1965, PNC Bank has made the education loan process as easy as possible by providing a comprehensive selection of loans so that a family can find all the higher education financing they need at one convenient place.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

The PNC Bank Education Loan Center offers a wide array of both federal and private loans to help finance your higher education. We have an entire staff dedicated to answering questions about the loan process. We also offer savings to students with our National Discount Loan, Keystone BESTsm and aes BESTsm loan programs. Loan choices include: Federal Stafford Loan (Subsidized and Unsubsidized). Federal Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS Loan), Federal Consolidation Loan, and the PNC Bank Resource Loan. PNC Bank's Manageable PLUS Program allows a parent to delay payments for up to four academic years. Keystone and aes BESTsm programs feature no up front fees and repayment incentives. For more information visit our web site or call (800) 762-1001.

NEWS

PNC Bank is a proud sponsor of the Big 33 Academic Scholarship for deserving high school seniors in Ohio or Pennsylvania.

Sallie Mae 12061 Bluemont Way Reston, VA 20190 Phone: (703) 810-3000 www.salliemae.com

SLM Corporation, commonly known as Sallie Mae, is the nation's leading provider of education funding, managing nearly $95 billion in student loans for more than 7 million borrowers. The company offers federally guaranteed student loans and private and consolidation loans through its family of brands, including Student Loan Funding, Academic Management Services, Nellie Mae and the Sallie Mae Education Trust. It also works in partnership with leading financial institutions throughout the country. Sallie Mae's comprehensive product offerings and skilled education funding professionals enable it to deliver the highest quality loan origination and servicing mechanisms for school customers and student borrowers.

Wells Fargo Education

Financial Services

301 East 58th Street North

Sioux Falls, SD 57104

Phone: (800) 658-3567

EDFINANCIAL SERVICES

Contact: Billy Houston, senior vice

president & chief strategic officer

123 Center Park Drive

Knoxville, TN 37922

Phone: (800) 337-6884 or

(865) 342-5110

Fax: (865) 218-1013

E-mail: bhouston@edfinancial.com

www.edfinancial.com

Edfinancial Services is a private, nonprofit corporation whose mission is to provide student loan servicing and support to schools, lenders and secondary markets. Edfinancial Services' industry partners include over a dozen of the nation's top 100 lenders. Emphasizing flexibility and cooperation, Edfinancial Services creates customized solutions to enhance its partners' existing products and services. eCampusTours.com is an innovative college-planning website sponsored by Edfinancial Services.

Secondary Markets

EDSOUTH

Contact: Ron Gambill, president

123 Center Park Drive,

Knoxville, TN 37922

Phone: (615) 771-8505

Fax: (615) 771-8276

E-Mail: rgambill@edsouth.org

www.edsouth.org

Established in 1988, Edsouth is the largest secondary market in the Southeast. A private, nonprofit corporation, Edsouth works with lenders, guarantors and state agencies nationwide to expand access to higher education through low-cost student loans.

MOHELA

633 Spirit Drive

Chesterfield, MO 63005-1243

Phone: (800) 666-4352

TDD: (636) 532-5189

www.mohela.com

Nelnet (National

Education Loan Network)

121 South 13th Street, Suite 400

Lincoln, NE 68508

Phone: (877) 564.2696

www.nelnet.net

DESCRIPTION

Nelnet is a leading, vertically integrated education finance company, focused on providing quality products and services to participants in the education finance process. Nelnet originates, holds, and services student loans, principally loans originated under the Federal Family Education Loan Program, referred to as the FFEL Program or FFELP.

Nelnet offers a broad range of financial services and technology-based products, including student loan origination and lending, student loan and guarantee servicing and a suite of software solutions. The company's infrastructure, technological expertise and breadth of product and service offerings connect the key constituents of the student loan process, including lenders, financial aid officers, guaranty agencies, governmental agencies, student and parent borrowers, and servicers, thereby streamlining the education finance process.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

Our products include an Internet-based financial aid delivery and management system, an Internet-based loan origination system and a centralized disbursement agent service. Our "open architecture" origination products afford schools the flexibility to work with multiple lenders of their choice. These products are directly integrated into our servicing platform, which provides various features such as loan approval, disbursement of funds, customer service, account maintenance, federal reporting and billing collections, payment processing, default aversion, claim filing and uninsured loan recovery. Our software products include:

* Nteract: our Internet-based student loan origination system.

* Ntrust: our centralized disbursement agent service.

* Ngenius: our origination and disbursement engine that supports Nconcert, Ntrust and Nteract.

* Nservice: our servicing system for FFELP and private loans.

NEWS

Visit www.nelnet.net for the latest news and information regarding Nelnet's product, service, and technology offerings.

Student Loan Finance

Corporation

105 1st Ave SW

Aberdeen, SD 57401

Phone: (800) 592-1270

www.slfc.com

Software & Systems

ACS Education Services

One World Trade Center, Suite 2200

Long Beach, CA 90831-2200

www.acs-inc.com/education

ACS is the leading provider of fully diversified, end-to-end, business process outsourcing (BPO) and information technology (IT) solutions to commercial and government clients worldwide. In Higher Education, ACS provides outsourcing solutions to over 1,000 colleges and universities, the largest lenders in the country, and over 8.8 million borrowers with outstanding loans totaling over $100 billion.

ACS' core competency is managing business processes and information technology. In Higher Education, this includes managing financial aid, student information systems, student call centers, imaging, enrollment management, and more. By working with ACS, colleges can spend more time and capital on their core focus: student service, faculty, curriculum, access, and research. This better enables institutions to adjust to the changing needs of students. A partnership with ACS can also help institutions generate revenue from non-tuition sources to offset budget cuts.

ACS SOLUTIONS

ACS has the economies of scale and focus that no single educational institution can match. By leveraging ACS' core competencies, institutions can improve theirs.

* Information Technology

* Financial Aid

* Enrollment Management

* Imaging

* Student Call Center

* Loan Origination & Servicing

ACS BENEFITS

* Experts in administration and technology

* Help institutions focus on the student

* Reduce the cost of improving student service

* Eliminate costly technology capital purchases

* Access to shared technologies

* Access to 'Utility' computing--pay per usage

Call Matt Johnner at (214) 584-5242 to learn more about how your institution can improve performance by outsourcing with ACS.

Datatel, Inc.

4375 Fair Lakes Court

Fairfax, VA 22033

Phone: (800) DATATEL

Deco Development

Corporation

820 N. Niles Avenue, Suite B

South Bend, IN 46617-1954

Phone: (574) 246-9232

Foresite Solutions

(ProjectionX)

353 West Lancaster Ave., Suite 130

Wayne, PA 19087

Phone: (610) 984-1500

Great Lakes Educational

Loan Services, Inc.

2401 International Lane

Madison, WI 53704

Phone: (866) 464-7855

www.mygreatlakes.com

Nelnet (National

Education Loan Network)

121 South 13th Street, Suite 400

Lincoln, NE 58508

Phone: (877) 564-2696

www.nelnet.net

DESCRIPTION

Nelnet is a leading, vertically integrated education finance company, focused on providing quality products and services to participants in the education finance process. Nelnet originates, holds, and services student loans, principally loans originated under the Federal Family Education Loan Program, referred to as the FFEL Program or FFELP.

Nelnet offers a broad range of financial services and technology-based products, including student loan origination and lending, student loan and guarantee servicing and a suite of software solutions. The company's infrastructure, technological expertise and breadth of product and service offerings connect the key constituents of the student loan process, including lenders, financial aid officers, guaranty agencies, governmental agencies, student and parent borrowers, and servicers, thereby streamlining the education finance process.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

Our products include an Internet-based financial aid delivery and management system, an Internet-based loan origination system and a centralized disbursement agent service. Our "open architecture" origination products afford schools the flexibility to work with multiple lenders of their choice. These products are directly integrated into our servicing platform, which provides various features such as loan approval, disbursement of funds, customer service, account maintenance, federal reporting and billing collections, payment processing, default aversion, claim filing and uninsured loan recovery. Our software products include:

* Nteract: our Internet-based student loan origination system.

* Ntrust: our centralized disbursement agent service.

* Ngenius: our origination and disbursement engine that supports Nconcert, Ntrust and Nteract.

* Nservice: our servicing system for FFELP and private loans.

NEWS

Visit www.nelnet.net for the latest news and information regarding Nelnet's product, service, and technology offerings.

Optical Image Technology, Inc.

100 Oakwood Avenue, Suite 700

State College, PA 16803

Phone: (814) 238-0038

SAS Institute Inc.

100 SAS Campus Drive

Cary, NC 27513-2414

Phone: (800) 727-0025

SUNGARD

ASSET MANAGEMENT

SYSTEMS

SunGard Philanthropic and

Family Office Solutions

104 Inverness Center Place

Suite 325

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: (888) 441-9935

SunGard Philanthropic and Family Office Solutions provides an integrated suite of products that includes general ledger and investment portfolio accounting. This solution is designed specifically to meet the complex structures and wide asset ranges for foundations, as well as manage planned giving trusts and permanent endowments. These solutions help solve the problem of labor-intensive spreadsheets and disparate systems through automated and inte grated solutions. The result is a holistic view of asset management for you and your donors. For a software demonstration or more information, contact us at moreinfo@sungard.com or visit us at www.asset.sungard.com

TouchNet Information

Systems, Inc.

15520 College Blvd.

Lenexa, KS 66219

Phone: (913) 599-6699

www.touchnet.com

WolffPack, Inc., Financial

Aid Software

3237 Fingar Road

Bluff Point, NY 14478

Phone: (888) WOLFFPACK

Tuition Payment Plans

Collegiate Funding

Services Inc

1004 Spotsylvania Avenue, Suite 100

Fredericksburg, VA 22406

Phone: (866) 922-9965

www.cfscampusloans.com

ABOUT US

Collegiate Funding Services is a leading education finance company dedicated to providing students and their families with the practical advice and loan solutions they need to help pay for and manage the cost of higher education. Collegiate Funding Services also offers a comprehensive portfolio of education loan products and services--including loan origination, loan servicing, and campus-based, scholarship and affinity marketing tools--to the higher education community. Since 1998, Collegiate Funding Services has facilitated the origination of over $15 billion in education loans, and currently manages $10 billion in student loans for more than 400,000 borrowers.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES We offer STAFFORD and PLUS loan programs that rewards borrowers for automatic withdrawals and consecutive on-time payments. Our PLUS loan programs also offer parents the option to delay payments for up to 48 months while their son or daughter is attending school.

CERTIFIED and NON CERTIFIED PRIVATE EDUCATION loan programs are available to finance up to 100% of a student's higher education. Our beneficial programs are for undergraduates, graduate students, continuing education students and K-12 students. For online entrance and exit counseling, COLLEGEXIT is an easy way for students to complete required counseling sessions and for campus professionals it cuts down on the paperwork and increases counseling completion rates. Registered students are also entered to win monthly $1,000 scholarship drawings. Visit www.collegexit.com or ask for details.

Our FEDERAL CONSOLIDATION loan program is one of the nation's leading student load refinance products offering graduates the ability to lock in the lowest rates in the history of the student loan program. Graduates may also qualify for additional money-saving interest rate discounts of up to 1.25% *. We offer our graduates the benefit of combining multiple loans into a single monthly payment and bill, repayment flexibility, and no application fees or charges. Graduates can apply easily over the telephone or online, and there are no fees to pay or prepayment penalties.

Our PRIVATE CONSOLIDATION loan program is one of the few consolidation products available to the growing number of graduates with privately insured student loans. Graduates will benefit from refinancing their multiple privately insured student loans into one refinanced loan with lower monthly payments and one simple billing statement. Graduates can apply easily over the telephone or online, and there are no out-of-pocket expenses.

NEWS

Visit www.cfscampusloans.com or call (866) 922-9965 to contact your campus regional director for more details.

* Limited time offer.

FACTS Tuition

Management

Dr. Randall Bretz

100 N. 56th Street

Lincoln, NE 68504

Phone: (800) 624-7092

www.factsmgt.com

FACTS Management Company provides online solutions to tuition payment collection challenges. Our solutions give you customized plans to meet both student and institution needs, online payment processing featuring e-Cashier[TM] and multiple payment choices through, bank accounts, credit cards and invoices. We co-source with your institution to provide the greatest flexibility for students and families while maintaining financial and information control for your institution. Our totally automated approach to tuition management has become the preferred choice for educational institutions across the country. Our online payment solution, e-Cashier, is among the most widely used and accepted systems in higher education.

KeyBank

KeyCorp

127 Public Square

Cleveland, OH 44114

Phone: (800) 540-1855

www.key.com/educate

MISSION STATEMENT

For over 50 years, Key Education Resources[R] has provided families federal and private parent and student education loans, payment plans, planning tools, helpful advice, and exceptional customer service. Key also offers tools specifically designed to make your job as a School Administrator or Financial Aid Administrator easier: KeyCorp is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of over $85 billion.

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

* Education loans with competitive interest rates--Federal, Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional and Career/ Continuing Education loan programs.

* Loan consolidation programs--help make repayment easier to manage and free up cash each month.

* Monthly Payment Plan--Affordable interest-free payment plans to meet the individual needs of schools and their families.

* Key On-Line--Easy access to Monthly Payment Plan information.

* Easy application and renewal--Families can easily and quickly apply and renew online.

* Repayment incentives--several programs/options that save families money.

* Materials Order Form--Order collateral material online.

* Entrance/Exit Counseling Presentations--Downloadable presentations designed for FAAs.

* Short-term Medical Insurance--An affordable option for your recent graduates.

NEWS

Key Education Resources--Helping families make the right choices. Planning for education financing/funding can seem like an education in itself. Whether you or your child is starting college, graduate school, or continuing an education, we have the right program. Key has helped students and families achieve their education goals for over 50 years.

Sallie Mae Business

Office Suite

12061 Bluemont Way

Reston, VA 20190

Phone: (703) 810-3000

www.salliemae.com

Sallie Mae, the leading provider of education funding, offers colleges and universities flexible and cost-effective tuition payment solutions. Our Business Office Suite product allows financial aid administrators to present students with detailed bills online and implement electronic and phone-based services that simplify resolution of student accounts. Business Office Suite, which brings together the best of Net.Pay products and services and the AMS Tuition Payment Plan under one umbrella, gives campus administrators and business officers the ability to post multiple bills, and enables students and parents to make a payment via ACH or credit card.

Tuition Management

Systems

127 John Clarke Road

Newport, RI 02842-5636

Phone: (800) 722-4867 Ext. 145

TouchNet Information

Systems, Inc.

15520 College Blvd.

Lenexa, KS 66219

Phone: (913) 599-6699

www.touchnet.com

This Guide was prepared by University Business Marketing Group based on information provided by each company. The guide will be updated regularly and can be downloaded in PDF format at www.universitybusiness.com/FinanceGuide04. For more information, contact Maureen Mollahan at mmollahan@universitybusiness.com
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