Best Loan Companies by evaluating affordability, borrower eligibility criteria and customer service.

Earnest is an online lender offering private student loans to college and graduate students, as well as student loan refinancing.

College Ave exclusively offers student loans. Founded in 2014 and based in Wilmington, Delaware, College Ave offers undergraduate, graduate and parent loans for students

Sallie Mae is a publicly traded consumer bank that offers private student loans to pay for undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees, among other educational needs

SoFi is an online lender founded by Stanford business school students in 2011. Originally focused on student loan

Ascent Funding is an online lender offering undergraduate and graduate student loans for those with or without a co-signer at more than 2,200 eligible schools nationwide.

Citizens Bank was founded in the late 1800s in Rhode Island. Today, it's one of the largest commercial banks in the U.S.

Purefy is a student loan comparison site, and it also originates refinanced student loans and parent loans via a partnership with Pentagon Federal Credit Union

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