Privacy Act Notice. The Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a) calls for that the following notice be supplied to you personally:
The authority for gathering the required information from and about yourself is §421 et seq., §451 et seq., and/or §461 et seq. Of the larger Education Act (HEA) of 1965, as amended (20 U.S.C. 1071 et seq., 20 U.S.C. 1087a et seq., and/or 20 U.S.C. 1087aa et seq. ), plus the authorities for collecting and utilizing your Social Security quantity (SSN) are §484(a)(4) for the HEA (20 U.S.C. 1091(a)(4)) and 31 U.S.C. 7701(b). Taking part in the Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program, William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) system, and Federal Perkins Loan (Perkins) Program and giving us your SSN are voluntary, you must definitely provide the requested information, including your SSN, to engage.
The key purposes for gathering the information and knowledge about this type, including your SSN, are to validate your identification, to ascertain your eligibility to get that loan or good results on that loan (such as for example a deferment, forbearance, release, or forgiveness) beneath the FFEL Program, Direct Loan Program, and/or Perkins Program, to allow the servicing of one’s loan(s), and, you and to collect and report on your loan(s) if your loan(s) become delinquent or in default if it becomes necessary, to locate.