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The Louisiana Education Loan Authority (Lela) is a division of the Louisiana Public Facilities Authority (LPFA), a non-profit public trust established to bring financing assistance and advantages to the people of Louisiana. Lela's mission is to serve the students of Louisiana by providing resources for college planning and statewide outreach initiatives to insure student's success on their path to and during college.  By providing these services and by offering personal counseling to college bound students, Lela also acts as an extra arm for high school guidance counselors.

Allow Lela to be your link to college! Contact us today to schedule your free One-on-One Counseling Appointment!

Lela is committed to making higher education more accessible and affordable. In fact, Lela has funded college education for Louisiana residents since 1984 and has assisted over 360,000 students.


One-on-One Counseling Services Provided:

- Assistance in filing your FAFSA

- Scholarship search assistance

- Link between you and your College Admissions Counselor

- Link between you and your Financial Aid Counselor

- Reinforcement of important Deadline Dates

- Assistance with contacting third parties involved in the 
  Financial Aid Application Process

- Financial Literacy Tips

- Direct "Go To" person for high school Guidance Counselors

- Steb by Step - Start to Finish application process for parents and  students

- Speak to an experienced representative today by calling (800) 228-4755 or email us at!