Student Loans

Finance your education – flexibly.

Prepare for tomorrow without putting a strain on today.

Don’t let the cost of college keep you from reaching your goals. Comerica’s flexible lending options for students and parents can help you get there, with extra benefits that reward creditworthy borrowers.

Multiple repayment options
Multiple repayment options

Choose from different plans to find the repayment option that works for you

Reliable customer support
Reliable customer support

Get help from experienced U.S.- based student loan specialists

Flexible interest rates & terms
Flexible interest rates & terms

Customize your loan with your choice of a fixed or variable interest rate

Loans without origination fees
Loans without origination fees

Forget about origination fees and prepayment penalties1

The Smart Option Student Loan® for Comerica Bank by Sallie Mae®

Pay for college the smart way, with or without a cosigner. Students can apply these funds toward a bachelor’s or associate degree or certificate, and use them to pay for school expenses not covered by scholarships or federal loans.

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Graduate School & MBA Loans

Get financing to cover school expenses as you pursue your master’s, doctoral or Master of Business Administration degree.

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Medical & Dental School Loans

Finance medical and dental degree expenses across an expanding range of disciplines.

Graduate Loans for Health Professionals can also finance nursing, pharmacy and other graduate-level degree programs.

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Law School Loans

Borrow for school and associated expenses as you earn your law degree.

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Higher education loans, even higher levels of service.

To learn more, talk to a Sallie Mae specialist today about your student loan options.


Paying for College Insights

Borrow responsibly
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We encourage students and families to start with savings, grants, scholarships, and federal student loans to pay for college. Students and families should evaluate all anticipated monthly loan payments, and how much the student expects to earn in the future, before considering a private student loan.
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These loans are made by Sallie Mae Bank or a lender partner. Comerica Bank is not the creditor for these loans and is compensated by Sallie Mae for the referral of loan customers.
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Smart Option Student Loan and graduate loan products: These loans are for students at participating degree-granting schools. Smart Option Student Loan information is for undergraduates only. Graduate Certificate/ContinuingEducation coursework is not eligible for MBA, Medical, Dental, and Law School Loans. Students who are not U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents must reside in the U.S., attend a participating school in the U.S., apply with a creditworthy cosigner (who must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident) and provide an unexpired government-issued photo ID to verify their identity. Applications are subject to a requested minimum loan amount of $1,000.Current credit and other eligibility criteria apply.
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1 Although we do not charge a penalty or fee if you prepay your loan, any prepayment will be applied as outlined in your promissory note—first to Unpaid Fees and costs, then to Unpaid Interest, and then to Current Principal.
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