Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Student Loans



The loan certification portal on HHloans (HelmNet) is being upgraded with new and improved functionality. During the period of April 5, 2017 through April 9, 2017, the institution's login portal will be unavailable. Access to the institution's login portal and the ability to certify loans will be restored by 8:00 a.m. CST on April 10, 2017.

The online loan application service for students will be unavailable from 5:00 p.m. CST on March 31, 2017 through April 9, 2017. During this time, students will not be able to initiate a new loan application. The online loan application service will resume at 8:00 a.m. CST on April 10, 2017.

Institutions are encouraged to complete several online training modules available on Student Financial Aid Program Information website, participate in a live demonstration on March 22 and March 23, 2017, and participate in a conference call Q&A session on March 28 and March 29, 2017 to ensure staff members are prepared for the new system. Please reference the HelmNet Training announcement for additional information.

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For more information, please contact us. If you are contacting a representative by email, be sure to choose the contact reason, "Student Loan - School Info Request," so your question is routed to the correct representative.

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Our Interactive Voice Response system (IVR) allows borrowers access to their loan and account information through the telephone system at any time. Our IVR also allows borrowers the ability to make a check-by-phone payment at any time of the day with no waiting. Please refer borrowers to (512) 427-6340 (Main) or (800) 242-3062 (Toll Free). Calls will be routed appropriately through the automated system.