Online loan maintenance platform 

We make Palmetto Assistance Loan (PAL) maintenance easy with our online platform. You can view and revise loan applications, certify loans, or check to see if a student and/or cosigner has completed their promissory note using our online platform. 

You can also run school queries and have administrative control, allowing your institution to add new users or delete those who no longer need access.  


If you would like to set up a School Portal account, please complete the request form and fax it to our office at (803) 772-9410. 

School Portal Authorization Form

How do I certify/manage a Palmetto Assistance Loan (PAL)?

  • Use our online loan management platform to certify electronically, or
  • Download the PAL loan certification and fax it to us at (803) 772-9410.

How do I manage a SC Teacher Loan?

  • To make changes to a SC Teacher Loan certification, please call our office (800) 488-9875.

Is my school eligible for Palmetto Assistance Loans?

  • The school must be a public or not-for profit college or university located within the U.S. that is deemed eligible by the U.S. Department of Education for participation in the Title IV, HEA programs.
  • Financial aid offices must be set up to receive disbursements by electronic funds transfer.

If you have not been set up to receive disbursements by electronic funds transfer from SC Student Loan, please complete the EFT banking authorization form, and fax it to (803) 772-9410.

Set Up Electronic Funds Transfer