Students Loan Trust Fund
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Q. How can I get a loan from SLTF?


You can get the loan by applying to SLTF. To apply follow these easy steps:

Step 1     Log on to the SLTF website

Step 2     Follow link on website and apply for loan (You may save and continue with the application later if you do not complete at one sitting).

Step 3     Follow general instructions in filling out forms online

(Upload a passport picture online)

Step 4     Print out the summary pages of your Loan Application Form

Step 5     Print out and complete the Guarantor Deed and Students Loan

Agreement forms (Complete all forms in BLACK INK and BLOCK LETTERS only)

Step 6     Have your fingerprints (INDEX AND THUMB) and your guarantor’s

THUMB PRINT taken at any SSNIT branch office. You will be assisted by a SSNIT official. (Guarantor thumbprint applies to SSNIT guarantors only).

Step 7     Attach photocopies of the following:

i.        Student ID card and Admission letter.

ii.        SSNIT ID number or SSNIT reference number.

iii.        e-zwich card (both sides).

Step 8     Submit 2 original copies of the duly completed forms and copies of the supporting documents to your respective SLTF Campus Office

Q. When can I apply for a loan?


Online applications are opened at the beginning of each academic year. Specific details would be communicated through your campus office.

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Applications for student loans can be made via paper or online.

Paper Application
Click on the "Paper" button to continue with the paper application process.

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Click on the "Online" button to start filling the application forms through the online portal.

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Paper Applications


Step 1 Download and print the Loan Application form by clicking on the download button.
Step 2 Complete the Loan Application Form, Guarantor Deed and Students Loan Agreement forms.
Step 3 Attach 2 recent passport size photographs (Do not staple or glue passport pictures.
Step 4 Submit 2 complete sets of the application forms together with all relevant documents attached, to your campus or zonal office.

Guarantor Type
Please select the guarantor type to use for your application

SSNIT Formal or SSNIT Informal
Other Forms (Islamic Denomination, Corporate, Metropolitan and Municipal District Assembly Download

Students Loan Application

2014/2015 Applications have been closed.

Students will be informed when the 2015/2016 applications are opened.