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Private Student Loans

Smarter Student Loans Start with a Higher Purpose

Thrivent Federal Credit Union offers choices to help students and parents to make smart financial decisions. We've designed our graduate and undergraduate student loans to reflect our commitment to our members' financial health and being wise with money.

Finance Your Education

Our graduate and undergraduate loans help you cover tuition and other eligible education expenses while you're in school. Choose the option that is most affordable for you.

Learn more about our loan options and check to see if your school is eligible. If you would like to suggest a school, please email us.

Schools Eligible for Thrivent Private Student Loans

School City, State
Concordia College Alabama Selma, AL
California Lutheran University Thousand Oaks,CA
Concordia University Irvine,CA
Grand View University Des Moines, IA
Luther College Decorah, IA
Waldorf College Forest City, IA
Wartburg College Waverly, IA
Augustana College Rock Island, IL
Concordia University River Forest, IL
Valparaiso University Valparaiso, IN
Concordia University Ann Arbor, MI
Crossroads College Rochester, MN
Bemidji State University Bemidji, MN
University of Minnesota - Crookston Crookston, MN
Southwest Minnesota State University Marshall, MN
St. Cloud State University Saint Cloud, MN
Minnesota State University Moorhead Moorhead, MN
Metropolitan State University St. Paul, MN
Minneapolis College of Art & Design Minneapolis, MN
St. Catherine University Saint Paul, MN
Concordia University - Saint Paul Saint Paul, MN
Crown College St Bonifacius, MN
Bethany Lutheran College Mankato, MN
Augsburg College Minneapolis, MN
University of Saint Thomas St Paul, MN
University of Minnesota Duluth Duluth, MN
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato, MN
College of Saint Scholastica Duluth, MN
North Central University Minneapolis, MN
University of Minnesota - Morris Morris, MN
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
Winona State University Winona, MN
Northwestern College Saint Paul, MN
Hamline University Saint Paul, MN
Bethel University Saint Paul, MN
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Winona, MN
Saint Johns University Collegeville, MN
Gustavus Adolphus College Saint Peter, MN
Concordia College - Moorhead Moorhead, MN
Martin Luther College New Ulm, MN
Macalester College Saint Paul, MN
Carleton College Northfield, MN
College of Saint Benedict St Joseph, MN
Saint Olaf College Northfield, MN
Lenoir-Rhyne University Hickory, NC
Concordia University Seward, NE
Midland University Fremont, NE
Wagner College Staten Island, NY
Concordia College Bronxville, NY
Wittenberg University Springfield, OH
Concordia University Portland, OR
Gettysburg College Gettysburg, PA
Muhlenberg College Allentown, PA
Susquehanna University Selinsgrove, PA
Augustana College Sioux Falls, SD
Texas Lutheran University Seguin, TX
Concordia University Texas Austin, TX
Roanoke College Salem, VA
Pacific Lutheran University Tacoma, WA
University of Wisconsin - Parkside Kenosha, WI
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Manitowoc, WI
Concordia University - Wisconsin Mequon, WI
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Whitewater, WI
Alverno College Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin - Superior Superior, WI
Carthage College Kenosha, WI
Northland College Ashland, WI
Lakeland College Plymouth, WI
Cardinal Stritch University Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI
Marian University Fond Du Lac, WI
Ripon College Ripon, WI
Mount Mary College Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh Oshkosh, WI
Edgewood College Madison, WI
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire Eau Claire, WI
Viterbo University La Crosse, WI
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay Green Bay, WI
University of Wisconsin - Stout Menomonie, WI
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Stevens Point, WI
Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
Milwaukee School of Engineering Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin - Platteville Platteville, WI
Saint Norbert College DePere, WI
Bellin College Green Bay, WI
Carroll University Waukesha, WI
University of Wisconsin - River Falls River Falls, WI
Northland International University Dunbar, WI
Lawrence University Appleton, WI
Wisconsin Lutheran College Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin - LaCrosse La Crosse, WI
University of Wisconsin - Madison Madison, WI
Maranatha Baptist Bible College Watertown, WI
Beloit College Beloit, WI

Membership Information

Thrivent Federal Credit Union membership is required for student loan borrowers. If you're not already a member, you will be asked to complete our membership process after you apply for your loan.1

Need Help?

For general questions on student lending and membership, call 888-271-6397.
For questions about applying; an existing application; or Tuition Line of Credit draw, call 866-540-3191.
For questions about a loan repayment, call 800-999-6227.


FAFSA 101

1 Membership is required when taking a loan out with us. To join Thrivent Federal Credit Union, you must meet the credit union's eligibility requirements, including purchase and maintenance of at least one share in the credit union. The par value of a share in Thrivent Federal Credit Union is $1.00. If at any time your balance falls below the required par value, you will have 180 days to increase the balance or your membership may be terminated.

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