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Operations Performance Division
Guaranty Agency and Lender Default Rates—Operations Performance Division calculates and disseminates lender and guaranty agency default rates and processes data corrections to the default rate data.
Phone: 202-377-3053 (Calls responded to within 24–48 hours)
For other questions on lender, holder, or guaranty agency default rates, contact:
U.S. Department of Education
Default Coordination Team
Operations Performance Division, Business Operations
Union Center Plaza, 11th Floor
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20202-5138
School Default Rates—Operations Performance Division calculates and disseminates school cohort default rates and processes appeals/adjustments/challenges to the default rate data.
Phone: 202-377-4259 (Calls responded to within 24-48 hours)