Sallie Mae Phone Number

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+1 800-472-5543
Customer service
Current Wait: 22 mins (16m avg)
Hours: Mon-Thu 8am-9pm, Fri 8am-8pm EST; best time to call: 2pm
Get to a live person fastest: Press 0 then 3 then 4
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Reasons customers like you called recently

Sallie Mae student loan issue*with academic period of loan. **The Academic Period I'm...
9h ago
I have been receiving conflicting information over the phone for months. First I asked...
5d ago
Hello my name is Floretha Pierce and I have a student loan that I need to set up a defe...
7d ago
I was given an access code* to complete my son’s application. I started the process an...
9d ago
I would like to enroll one of my loans in the graduated repayment program, as the rest...
17d ago
I was wondering if I could get one of my loans switched to the GRP program
21d ago
i enrolled all three of my loans into auto debit awhile back and they have not been bei...
a mo ago
How to refinance to get lower payments after recent graduate ** month interest only is over.
a mo ago
Estoy tratando de emitir mi pago y no puedo crear mi cuenta.
a mo ago
I took a loan out that should have been dispersed to the school today and online in my...
a mo ago
hello, I had mistakenly chose the wrong date for the loan. How do I change it?
a mo ago
I was approved for sallie mae loan last year. but the school never accepted it. Can I u...
a mo ago
It's saying that I owe money on all of my loans, but I don't understand why. Could you...
2 mos ago
I got a loan for the fall semester of **** @ *%. I know that the rates are not guarante...
2 mos ago
Solicite un pr*stamo con ustedes y deseo cambiar el m*todo de pago a un inter*s fijo. M...
2 mos ago
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Customer Number +1 800-472-5543 - by the Numbers

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+1 800-472-5543
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Mon-Thu 8am-9pm, Fri 8am-8pm EST
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Press 0 then 3 then 4
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Fri Feb 21 2020 08:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

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