Mapping Your Future: Department issues draft student loan default rates


Department issues draft student loan default rates

By Catherine Mueller

March 03, 2022

Although the student loan payment waivers likely are having a positive impact, student loan default rates are still a concern and may be a bigger concern once the waivers end on May 1, 2022.

In a February 28 Electronic Announcement, the Department of Education released the FY2019 three-year draft cohort default rates. With the draft rates, colleges and universities can review the information and provide any corrections to make sure the final rate is accurate.

Mapping Your Future offers several default prevention tools that schools can integrate into their default prevention plan to assist their students. Since Mapping Your Future's inception in 1996, default prevention has been an important focus.

Mapping Your Future provides important default prevention services, including:

For more information, contact the Mapping Your Future staff at or (800) 374-4072.