Student loan repayment pause extended by White House
December 8, 2022
WASHINGTON — The Department of Education announced last month it is extending the pandemic-era pause on federal student loan repayments until June 30 while legal challenges to the administration’s student debt relief program are fought over in the courts.
The agency said if the student debt relief program has not been put in place by June 30, and if litigation is still tied up in the courts, student loan payments will begin 60 days after that.
“Payments will resume 60 days after the Department is permitted to implement the program or the litigation is resolved, which will give the Sup...