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Teacher Cancellation Low Income (TCLI) Directory

Teacher Cancellation Low Income (TCLI)

What is TCLI?

This site contains the TCLI program, developed by the U.S. Department of Education, enabling state and territorial education agencies to report to the Department low-income elementary and secondary schools and educational service agencies that qualify teachers for cancellation under the Federal Perkins/National Direct Student Loan, Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL), and William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (DL) programs.

View more information on Loan Forgiveness and Cancellation

TCLI Selection

Directory Search

Directory search allows users to search current and past years' TCLI Directory information by performing a search based on state, year, school/education service agency name, and/or location.

State Contact Information

State Contact Information allows users to lookup contact information for the individual from the state education agency who maintains the TCLI Directory list for that particular state.

For State & U.S. Territory Education Agency Staff:

For questions about submitting updates to the TCLI Directory, or updating the Contact Information for your state/territory, please contact the COD School Relations Center at 1-800-848-0978.

Click the link below to download and view the TCLI Directory Upload Template. Updates to the TCLI Directory will only be accepted in this file format. If changes or updates are needed to an existing year's listing, a complete, updated file must be submitted for upload and will replace any file previously provided for that year. FSA will only accept updates to the TCLI Directory from pre-approved personnel from designated state and territory agencies.