About Us

Tru Student’s mission is to continuously innovate to help students, families and our business partners succeed.

Based in Helena, MT, Tru Student offers products and services including tuition installment payment plans, private student loan services and defaulted student loan rehabilitation management .

Tru Student was established in May 2010 in response to the ever-evolving landscape of the student lending industry. The company is dedicated to offering high quality products with a human touch that ensures complete customer satisfaction.

Tru Student is a wholly owned, for-profit subsidiary of nonprofit Student Assistance Foundation (SAF).

Board of Directors

Ernest Bergsagel
Board Chair
Malta, MT
Terry Cosgrove
Vice Chair
Helena, MT
Craig Roloff
Bozeman, MT


Jim Stipcich
Scott Todorovich
Executive Vice President
Sharon Eslick
Craig Roloff