Educator

Educator Loans

Founded by educators for educators

If you’re a school employee, we’re proud to support you with a variety of loans as part of our Educator RewardsSM program. Schools Financial, a division of SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union, was originally founded by educators, and we thank you for serving our children and communities.
 

Administrator Credential1

You can get a loan for either (or both) the Preliminary Administrative Services Program and the Clear Administrative Services Program. For complete details, contact the Credit Union at 916-569-5400 or 800-962-0990 or visit a branch to apply.
 

Classroom Supplies2

Borrow $500 at 0% Annual Percentage Rate.
 

Educational Employee Mortgage Loan

We now offer a mortgage loan with special benefits for educational employees at the same great rates as our regular 30-year fixed mortgage. Learn more.
 

Educator Computer

Current or retired educational employees are offered a discounted interest rate for a computer loan that can be used for new hardware, software and a printer.
 

Teacher Certification3

This low-rate loan can help qualified teachers pay for the advanced certification program offered by the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS).
 

Teacher Intern4

Those accepted into the Teacher Intern program offered through the California Teacher Commission have access to this low-rate loan to assist with the program cost.
 

Teacher Relocation5

Use this convenient loan for moving expenses, first month’s rent or security deposit in a district within a Schools Financial field of membership.

1 Available to educators with a personalized acceptance letter from participating Offices of Education. Contact the Credit Union for details. Schools Financial’s Administrator Credential Loans are not being offered or made by participating Offices of Education, but by Schools Financial. For additional details, please see the Application and Solicitation Disclosure.
2 Available to certificated employees only.
3 Available to certificated employees who qualify for the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) test only. Subject to Credit Union policies and procedures. The Teacher Certification Loan offered by Schools Financial is not endorsed by the NBPTS and Schools Financial is not affiliated with the NBPTS.
4 Eligible participants work for an Office of Education within our field of membership and have been accepted into the program. Schools Financial’s Teacher Intern Loan is not being offered or made by participating Offices of Education, but by Schools Financial. For additional details, please see the Application and Solicitation Disclosure.
5 Available to certificated employees only. Must provide proof of a signed contract with a school in the Credit Union’s field of membership.