Ascent Blog: In the Press

Ascent Completes First Public Securitization of College Loans in $287 Million Offering
May 23, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Category: In the Press
SAN DIEGO, May 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Ascent, a leading provider of innovative financial products and student support services, enabling students to access… Read More
Ascent is Providing Access to Paid Internships and Free Career Training  
May 09, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: In the Press, Blog, For Schools, News, For Bootcamps
AscentUP and Riipen Partner to Launch Paid Internship Program, Exclusive to Ascent Borrowers    SAN DIEGO, May 2, 2024 – Ascent… Read More
Ascent Launches Outcomes-Based Lending Options for Bootcamps
Dec 08, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: In the Press, News
Students, including those with DACA status, attending accelerated learning programs can apply for Ascent's Outcomes Loan to cover their school… Read More
Changes to Ascent This Summer: More Options, Competitive Rates and Greater Access
Jul 07, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: In the Press, For Students, News, For College Students
This summer, Ascent is ready to help even more students pay for the upcoming school year, which includes making record-breaking… Read More
Ascent Now Offers Consumer Loans for Coding Bootcamps
Mar 30, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: In the Press, Blog
Ascent now offers loans for coding bootcamps or accelerated learning programs to further support students investing in higher education. Read More
Ascent Named Best Private Student Loan for 2021
Ascent has done it again! To kick off the new year, we are proud to announce that Ascent was named… Read More
Looking Ahead to a Brighter 2021: A Message from our CEO
Ascent's CEO, Ken Ruggiero, shared his thoughts on the past year and what he's looking forward to in 2021 -… Read More
Ascent Wins National and Local Awards for Supporting Students and Employees
Sep 08, 2020 | By: Ascent
Categories: In the Press, News
Ascent is dedicated to helping students and their families pay for college, as well as cultivate a strong company culture… Read More
New Financial Wellness Resources for Students and Parents
Aug 26, 2020 | By: Ascent
Categories: In the Press, News
Ascent announced the launch of a new financial wellness assessment to educate students and parents on how to take out… Read More
Ascent’s New Scholarship Empowers Students to Speak Up for Social Change
Jul 15, 2020 | By: Ascent
Categories: In the Press, News
Enter for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship by sharing how you make positive social changes in your local… Read More