Mission and History

For more than 35 years, MEFA’s unmatched expertise, comprehensive guidance, and diverse services have been helping students and families plan for the future. Learn more

Guiding Principles

As a not-for-profit, state-based, and self-funded state-chartered student loan organization who helps families cover educational expenses, we adhere to a set of guiding principles that promote borrower success. Learn more

Leadership and Staff

Everyone at MEFA — the experienced veterans who lead our organization, the expert staff who work closely with families and schools, and our dedicated Board of Directors — is focused on fulfilling our mission and helping students and families reach their goals.


To request materials or information on this website in accessible formats for individuals with disabilities (braille, large print, electronic, or audio), please email Lauren Patten at lpatten@mefa.org or call 617-224-4856.

Employment Opportunities

MEFA does not currently have any employment opportunities.


We collaborate with a select number of organizations in order to better provide exceptional service to students and families. Meet our partners

Investor Relations

As a self-financing state authority, we provide our investors with access to detailed financial information, reporting, and disclosures. Learn more

Privacy Policies

Our systems and processes are designed to protect our customer’s privacy and ensure that personal information is secure. Learn more