Resources for students with US loans

Numbers for your tax return

Keep the following numbers handy for filing your tax return.

Name of code Code
US IRS Employer Identification Number (for student or parent tax purposes)


American students can use this number to claim education tax credits on their income tax.

Parents trying to fill out the education tax credits form 8863 may be eligible for up to a $2,500 tax credit. Visit American Opportunity Credit for details.

Title IV School Code G08369
OPEID 00836900
Sallie Mae School Code 008369-00
Veterans Affairs Certifying Code 1-1-1016-75
DUNS Number 251949962

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to commonly asked questions about the US loans at UBC.

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Additional resources

If you have questions

If you're an undergraduate student, please contact your Enrolment Services Advisor directly. To find your advisor’s contact information, log into your Student Service Centre (SSC) and select “UBC Contacts” under Personal Info.

Graduate, postgraduate, and all other students can contact an Enrolment Services Advisor by calling 604 822 9836 or submitting a question through the online form.