The Department of Financial Institutions is working on implementing E2SSB 6029, the Student Loan Bill of Rights, which amends the Consumer Loan Act, RCW 31.04. Student Education Loan Servicers will have licensing, examination and compliance obligations under the Consumer Loan Act.

See: E2SSB 6029

Licensing Information

Student Education Loan Servicers must obtain a Consumer Loan License for the main office location and a Consumer Loan Branch License for any other locations servicing student education loans for Washington State Consumers.


  • Washington State Student Loan Advocacy
    The student loan advocate supports current and future student loan borrowers in Washington State. Addresses student borrower complaints as well as provides information and resources about student loan repayment.
  • RCW 31.04
    Consumer Loan Act
  • WAC 208-620
    Consumer Loan Act Rules

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Division of Consumer Services
Phone: (360) 902-8703

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