Cancellation of Perkins Loans Due to Death of a Borrower

Death Cancellation

In the event of a student’s death, the student loan(s) serviced by UW-Madison Bursar’s Student Loan Office can be cancelled.

Processing a Death Cancellation 

Once our office is in receipt of an accurate and complete copy of the death certificate, the student loan(s) will be cancelled.

Please note that an original copy of the “official” death certificate is not required.

The copy of the death certificate should be mailed to:

University of Wisconsin – Madison
Attn:  Student Loan Office
333 East Campus Mall #10501
Madison,  WI  53715-1383