NelNet Login - Online Account Assistance Guide

NelNet Login

  • NelNet Login Phone Number: Dial 888.486.4722 to get any "Nelnet login" or account registration related support.
  • Nelnet International Support: Call to 303.696.3625 to avail international assistance.
  • Service Hours/days: Monday 8 A.M. to 11 P.M. (Eastern), Tuesday through Friday 8 A.M. to 10 P.M.
    Saturday 10 A.M. to 2 P.M.

Instructions to Login with the Nelnet Account?

To login Nelnet Account follow the given steps.
1. Visit "".
2. Scroll down to the login section.
3. Check login options like " for student account or someone else".
4. Enter "Username" and click on "Login".

How to Get Registered with the Nelnet Account?

To get registered with the Nelnet Account follow the given steps.
1. Visit
2. Fill the form with the account information such as social security number, username, dob, etc., and click on the "Continue button".
3. Provide the security information and proceed with the confirmation.

NelNet Login For Student Loans

To access the Nelnet student loan account just follow the given steps.
1. Go to the login page at "".
2. On the above of the login section select the option "Access Your Student Loan Account".
3. Enter the "username" registered with the account.
4. Click on "Login" to access the account.

What Are NelNet Login Issues/ Errors For Not Working?

Users can face trouble with the Nelnet account login due to the numerous reasons discussed below.

Forget Login Username Or Password

Resetting the NelNet Username
To retrieve or reset the Nelnet username
1. Click to Forgot Username link.
2. Prove identification by entering the correct social security number and birthdate.
3. Once validation is complete the "Username" will be provided on the next page.
4. Click "Login" to access the account.

Retrieving Nelnet Forgot Password

1. Visit
2. Enter social security number and date of birth in the respective fields to complete account validation.
3. Click on the "Continue button"
4. The temporary password will be sent to the registered email address with the account.
5. After login in with the temporary password the prompted screen will appear to set up the "new password".

Other Nelnet Login Issues/ Errors

Locked Nelnet Login Account
The account gets locked due to the "3 unsuccessful login attempts" for one hour. In this case, the user is advised to wait for an hour to "log in" again with the correct credentials.

Not Recognizing the Security Image

Another reason of unable to log in can be not recognizing the correct "security image" on the password page or the incorrect username. Click back and enter the username again to login. If the issue remains contact at the 888.486.4722 to avail support in regard to gain account access or contact service through email form at

How To Connect With The Nelnet Login Lewis University?

  • Customer Service Number: For any assistance related to the Nelnet sutend loan account login contact at 800.609.8056 or (815) 836-5950
  • Email Service Desk: Reackh technology desk at
  • Service Hour/Days: Monday-Friday 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM CST and Saturday 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM CS

To log in the Lewis University Nelnet account follows the given steps.
1. Visit ""
2. On the Landing page click on the required option like existing & new students or log in as faculty or staff.
3. On the login screen existing students can enter the "Username & Password" and click on the "Sign In".

Nelnet Login Account - Lewis University Features

With the Lewis University, Nelnet Login accounts the students can manage the following services.
1. Can view Online Statements.
2. Access the real-time account activity.
3. User can give permission to the family member or any authorized person to pay the balances.
4. The account makes it possible to pay bills online.
5. Gives the option to choose refund preferences.

Lewis University Students can create the Nelnet Account to gain accessor to the official online billing information including tuition charges and fees required to pay at Lewis University during their education period. Moreover, the account also provides complete details about the "payments and credits" made to the university.

What are Nelnet Online Payment Centers?

With the "Nelnet online payment centers" the students, parents, and authorized payers are not required to create an account or log in with the account to make payments or tuition charges, room/board payments, aviation flight payments, etc. Mentioned are Nelnet Payment Gateways for different electronic payments.
  • Continuing/Retiree Health Insurance:
  • Flight Account:
  • Online Payments:

What Does Account Mean?

The account is the user's personal and secure section to view and manage resources about the loan details and other payment information to help them in making timely payments and avoid late payments. Moreover, with the account, one can set up automatic payment of debts.

How to Update Contact Information For Nelnet Account?

To update contact information for "Nelnet account" follow the given instructions.
1. Login with the Nelnet account.
2. Go to the top of the screen to the "Name".
3. Click on the "drop-down Menu" to select the "contact information".
4. update all the contact information as required.
5. After the information is updated click on the "Save Changes" button.

Is It Possible to Change Preselected for Account Later?

Yes, this can be done by signing in to the "Nelnet account".
2. At the top of the screen click on the "Name option".
3. Look for the "Security Image option" and click on update.
4. Select the "New Image" and type the username & password again.
5. At last click on the "Save image button" to confirm the changes.

What to Do If Authorized Payer Forget Anelne Login Information?

If the authorized payer forgets the login details in that case account holder/user is direct to log in with the " account" to go to the "authorized payer page" which can be found under the "Profile drop-down menu" to retrieve details.

How to Make Payment Via Nelnet Account Login?

To make payment online through the Nelnet account follow the given steps.
1. Sign in to the "Nelnet account".
2. Select the "Make Payment Account".
3. The Payment Amount field will appear to enter the "payable amount"
4. Choose the payment options like direct one-time payment, to specific loan groups then choose "pay by the group" for an individual loan or direct future online payments call to 888.486.4722
5. Schedule the desired payment date.
7. Provide checking or saving account details and click on "Proceed to Confirmation"
8. Review the information provided precisely on the display page.
9 Go to the bottom of the page to read "payment authorization".
10 Click on "Pay Now" to confirm and submit the payment.

Where To Send Nelnet Loan Forgiveness And Other Documents

The documents can be uploaded on "" any time using login details. or send documents to the mentioned addresses.

Documents Regrading Deferment, Forbearance, Repayment Plans, Or Enrollment Status Changes

Attn: Enrollment Processing, P.O. Box 82565, Lincoln, NE 68501-2565

Documents Regarding to Loan Discharge Or Forgiveness Claims

Attn: Claims, P.O. Box: 82505, Lincoln, NE 68501-2505

Documents Regarding to Bankruptcy Claims

Attn: Claims, P.O. Box: 82505, Lincoln, NE 68501-2505

Where to Send Nelnet Payments?

Payments for Accounts Beginning with "E" To:
U.S. Department of Education, P.O. Box 2837, Portland, OR 97208-2837

Payments for Accounts Beginning with "D" To:
Nelnet, P.O. Box 2970, Omaha, NE 68103-2970

Payments for Accounts Beginning with "J" To:
Nelnet, P.O. Box 2877, Omaha, NE 68103-2877

General Correspondence and Qualified Written Requests

P.O. Box 82561, Lincoln, NE 68501-2561
Fax: 877.402.5816

California Residents:
P.O. Box 82578, Lincoln, NE 68501-2578

How to Change Nelnet Repayment Plan?

To make changes in the repayment plan one can "login" with a account or go to the website to see "Repayment plans" or give a call to 888.486.4722 to get assistance.