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Student Choice Private Lending Solution

Looking for a better way to pay for college? Mid Minnesota has an alternative student loan program that helps students fill the funding gaps that federal aid can leave behind. Unlike other alternative loan products, Mid Minnesota’s Student Choice private lending solution offers zero origination fees, lower interest rates and flexible repayment options. For additional information or to apply online, go to

Central Lakes College in Brainerd & Staples is an approved school for student loans! 

Click for "approved schools"  through out the United States and see the below list of approved schools in Minnesota.

  • Augsburg College 
  • Bemidji State 
  • Bethany Lutheran College
  • Bethel University
  • Carleton College
  • Central Lakes College
  • College of Saint Scholastica
  • College of St Benedict
  • Concordia College - Moorhead
  • Concordia University - Saint Paul
  • Crown College
  • Dunwoody College of Technology
  • Gustavus Adolphus College
  • Hamline University
  • Luther Seminary
  • Macalester College
  • Martin Luther College
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Metropolitan State University
  • Minneapolis College of Art & Design
  • Minnesota Sate Community and Technical 
  • Minnesota State University- Mankato 
  • Minnesota State University, Moorhead
  • North Central University
  • Northwestern Health Sciences University
  • Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota
  • Southwest Minnesota State University
  • St Catherine University
  • St Cloud State University
  • St Cloud Technical and Community
  • St Johns University - MN
  • St Olaf College
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Minnesota- Crookston
  • University of Minnesota- Duluth
  • University of Minnesota - Morris
  • University of Minnesota - Twin Cities/Rochester
  • University of Northwestern – St. Paul
  • University of St Thomas
  • Winona State University