Loans from the Student Loan Fund

Students can apply for a loan from the Menntasjóður through “My Loan” on the Menntasjóður’s website (www.menntasjodur.is).

There you can also monitor the status of applications, view a loan schedule and see a checklist of documents that must accompany applications.

Application deadlines for the school year 2020-2021:

Autumn – December 1, 2020

Spring semester – January 5, 2021

Summer semester – June 1, 2021

Disbursement of maintenance loans

Payments of maintenance loans

Payment of monthly maintenance loans to students requesting simultaneous payments begins on the following date:

In the autumn semester of 2020, payments will begin on October 1, 2020

During the spring semester of 2021, payments will begin on February 1, 2021

During the summer semester of 2021, payments will begin on July 1, 2021

Payment of maintenance loans to students who wish to receive a loan after each semester begins at the following times:

For the autumn semester of 2020, payments will begin at the beginning of January 2021

For the spring semester 2021, payments will begin at the beginning of May 2021

For the summer semester of 2021, payments will begin at the beginning of August 2021

Payments of tuition loans

Payments of tuition loans to students who request prepayment will begin at the following times:

1 August 2020 for the autumn semester 2020, January 5, 2021

for the spring semester 2021 and May 15, 2021 for the summer semester 2021.

You can contact the Student Loan Fund and request assistance through the website www.menntasjodur.is, via the email address menntasjodur@menntasjodur.is or by phone +354 560 4000.