Student Loans

Loans are borrowed money that must be repaid, with interest. Trinidad State Junior College (TSJC) participates in the William D. Ford Direct Loan Program, also known as Direct Loans. Eligible students and parents borrow directly from the U.S. Department of Education. Direct Loans include subsidized and unsubsidized Direct Stafford Loans and Direct PLUS Loans.

Code of Conduct

Click the following link for a pdf version of the Trinidad State Junior College Financial Aid Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct Form (pdf)

Payment Assistance


Trinidad State Junior College has partnered with ECMC Solutions to assist you with managing your student loan repayment. This service is of no cost to you; just an added benefit Trinidad State Junior College is providing to you to ensure a successful repayment history.

ECMC's professional staff can help you if you have questions about repayment or deferment options available to you. I encourage you to call them at 1-877-331-3262 or visit their website:

  • Director of Financial Aid
    Wilma Atencio
    at (719) 846-5555 or 1-800-621-TSJC ext. 5555
  • Associate Director of Financial Aid, Student Loan Specialist, VA Certifying Official
    Misti Stelljes
    at (719) 846-5553 or 1-800-621-8752 ext. 5553
    email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Administrative Assistant
    Leslie Hollingsworth
    at (719) 846-5531 or 1-800-621-TSJC ext. 5531
The Financial Aid Office has taken great care in providing the most recent information. Contents are subject to change without notice because of changing federal, state or institutional policies. All financial aid awards are contingent upon availability of funds and the student's final eligibility determination.

Trinidad Campus
600 Prospect St
Trinidad, CO 81082

Valley Campus
1011 Main St
Alamosa, CO 81101

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