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Total & Permanent Disability

Your loans may be discharged if you are unable to engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment that can be expected to result in death, has lasted for a continuous period of not less than 60 months; or can be expected to last for a continuous period of not less than 60 months.

For more information and/or to request a Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) Loan Discharge application, please contact the TPD Servicer at:

(Monday-Sunday, 8 AM - 8 PM EST)
T: 888-303-7818
F: 303-696-5250

Mailing Address:

U.S. Department of Education
P.O. Box 87130
Lincoln, NE 68501

For overnight delivery:

U.S. Department of Education
121 South 13th Street, Suite 201
Lincoln, NE 68508