Logon to http://www.ecsi.net/bwr/borrower.html to pay online 24/7 by e-check, ACH, credit or debit card. ECSI contact information is 1-888-549-3274.
ECSI’s school code for The University of Tennessee at Knoxville is T9.
Send mail payments to:
PO Box 1278
Wexford, PA 15090
Deferment of principal and interest with no eligibility limit
- Enrolled as an at-least-half-time student at an eligible institution Deferment Form
Deferment of principal and interest for a maximum of 3 years
- Seeking but unable to find full time employment
- Economic hardship
- Active duty during a war, certain military operations, national emergency or qualifying National Guard duty
Deferment of principal, not interest, for a maximum of 3 years
Federal Perkins Loan Cancellation Summary Cancellation Conditions and Amount Forgiven
Up to 100%
Borrower’s total and permanent disability or death
Full-time law enforcement or corrections officer
Full-time nurse or medical technician
Full-time employee of a public or nonprofit child or family-services agency providing services to high-risk children and their families from low-income communities
Full-time staff member in the education component of a Head Start program
Full-time qualified professional provider of early intervention services for the disabled
Full-time teacher of math, science, foreign languages, bilingual education or other fields designated as shortage areas
Full-time special education teacher of children with disabilities in a public or nonprofit elementary or secondary school
Up to 100% for service on or after August 14, 2008
Full-time attorney employed in a federal public or community defender organization
Full-time staff member in a prekindergarten or child care program that is licensed or regulated by a state
Full-time speech pathologist with a master’s degree working in a Title I-eligible elementary or secondary school
Full-time special education teacher of children with disabilities in an educational service agency
Full-time teacher in a designated educational service agency serving students from low-income families
Full-time faculty member at a tribal college or university
U.S. armed forces service in a hostile fire or imminent danger pay area
Librarian with a master’s degree working in a Title I-eligible elementary or secondary school or in a public library serving
Title I-eligible schools
Up to 70%
VISTA or Peace Corps volunteer
For complete Federal Perkins Loan information go to the Federal Financial Aid Handbook.
Questions? Contact our office at 865-974-4497.
Our office hours are 8:00 to 4:30, Monday through Friday.