Prospective Borrowers



Perkins loans are limited $5,500 per academic year for undergraduates and $8,000 per academic year for graduates.

The total amount you may borrow as an undergraduate is $27,500.  Cumulative amounts for graduate/professional students (including undergraduate amounts) is $60,000.

UW-Superior may limit the amount offered per academic year due to funding.

For more information contact the  Financial Aid Office (715) 394-8200 .


The Perkins Loan is interest-free as long as the student maintains at least half time enrollment.  Repayment of principal plus 5% interest begins 9 months after the student  is no longer enrolled at least half time (i.e., graduation, leave the university or drop below half time).

Billing Agency

University of Wisconsin - Superior's billing agent for your Federal Perkins Student Loans will be handled by Heartland Campus Solutions/ECSI.  ECSI is a billing service provider for the college, not a collection agency.  We believe that this is a benefit to both borrowers and UW-Superior.  For more information please review

If you have questions regarding your billing statement, please contact ECSI at (888)549-3274 or


If you choose not to pay on-line, please make your check or money order payable to UW-Superior and send to:

University of Wisconsin-Superior/ECSI
PO Box 718
Wexford, PA 15090

Simply access the ECSI website at and login using the following information:

School Code:ZQAccount #:              Your nine-digit social security numberPIN#: «WebPin»