Share your story about how the student loan payment pause has impacted your life

Your voice matters. President Biden listened to activists and organizers such as yourself and has extended the student loan payment pause until May 1.

With 45 million Americans owing a combined $1.75 trillion in student loan debt, the student loan payment pause continues to be a lifeline during this time of uncertainty as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.

For almost two years now, Americans have been relieved of the heavy burden of federal student loans as we work through COVID-19. Millions of Americans have reported that the student loan payment pause has been critical to helping them pay bills and maintain financial stability throughout the ongoing pandemic.

We want to hear how the payment pause has helped you.

We’re continuing the fight for full debt cancellation — your story can empower others to share theirs, and together we can make the case to President Biden and Congress for a long-term solution to the student debt crisis.

Though we won’t rest until all federal student loan debt is eliminated, ensuring our stories are heard would be a great start.

President Biden listened to our stories and extended the payment pause to May 1. Add your story now by telling us how the student loan payment pause has helped you.