Student Loans

Whether you are planning for college, already in college, or out of college, BND wants you to Be Confident with financing your education beyond high school. If you have questions about taking out a loan or on your existing loan(s), please feel free to contact us Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT using one of the convenient options below.

As of April 1, 2024, BND will only offer student loans to North Dakota residents attending an eligible in-state and out-of-state school, and out-of-state residents attending a North Dakota school. Click here for more information.

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Money for college

If federal student loans, grants, scholarships and savings don’t cover your college expenses, consider the DEAL Student Loan.

Refinance after college

You may choose to lower your monthly payment or repay your student loan more quickly by refinancing with a lower interest rate.


Apply for a new loan or access your
in-progress loan application:

ND Residents
Out-of-State Residents

Manage your loan

Create your account in the student loan portal, view your loan details, get help understanding your statement and learn about your student loan repayment options.


Click here to log in to make payments and obtain information on your loan(s) in repayment.