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Loans Education Loan

Apply for an Education Loan now!

At Douglas Credit Union, we strongly support education and believe that everyone should get the chance to reach their full potential. We understand that for some people, college is a time of financial pressure and this can have a negative impact on what should be a fun, carefree and enjoyable stage of life. The cost of attending third level education is rising every year, but that doesn't mean it can't be accessible.

Douglas Credit Union can help to reduce some of the financial burden that students find themselves under, whether it be the cost of fee’s, accommodation or just a helping hand. Our Education Loans are a great option for everyone involved in third level education. Not only are they cost effective, you can also tailor them to suit your needs.

A loan from Douglas Credit Union comes with a fantastic range of benefits;

  • Competitive loan interest rate of 7.9% (8.2% APR)
  • Interest is charged on the reducing balance only
  • No hidden account costs, transfer costs, or direct debit fees
  • No penalty for early repayment of your loan or lump sum repayments
  • Loan repayment options to suit your needs
  • You decide how you would like to draw down the loan
  • We have a full online service, which allows you access to your account at all times

If you would like to speak to someone about how an Education Loan from Douglas Credit Union can benefit you, please contact us on 021 489 4555. One of our dedicated Loan Officers will take you through each step of the process and make sure you understand the terms of the loan.


Education Loan 7.9% (8.2% APR) Variable Rate of Interest Per Annum

Loan Amount Over 2 Years:

104 Weekly Repayments Of:

Cost Of Credit:

Total Amount Repayable:



€3000

€31.20

€244.65

€3244.65



*Figures correct as of 26/05/2017 Check out our Loan Calculator


Loans are subject to approval. Terms and conditions apply. If you do not meet the repayments on your loan, your account will go into arrears. This may affect your credit rating which may limit your ability to access credit in the future. Douglas Credit Union Limited is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

Douglas Office
  • Tel:
  • Fax:
  • Email:
  • Web:
  • 021 489 4555
  • 021 489 4733
  • www.douglascu.ie
  • Douglas Credit Union Limited West Douglas, Cork
Opening Hours
  • Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Wed: Closed
  • Sat: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Grange Office
  • Tel:
  • Fax:
  • 021 489 0355
  • 021 489 0367
  • Unit 3, Supervalue S/C, Grange Road,Douglas, Co. Cork
Opening Hours
  • Mon, Tues: Closed
  • Wed, Thur, Fri: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Sat: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Passage West / Monkstown Office
  • Tel:
  • Fax:
  • 021 484 1317
  • 021 486 3084
  • Chapel Square, Passage West, Co. Cork
Opening Hours
  • Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Wed: Closed
  • Sat: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Loans are subject to approval. Terms and conditions apply. If you do not meet the repayments on your loan, your account will go into arrears.
This may affect your credit rating which may limit your ability to access credit in the future.
Douglas Credit Union Limited is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. Reg No. 46CU