For New Members

Congratulations and thank you for joining the National Health Service Corps. To ensure your smooth transition into the NHSC Loan Repayment Program (NHSC LRP), use the information below to get started. We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming NHSC Awardee Conference.

  • Activate your Customer Service Portal account. The portal is your primary channel for communication and home for critical information about the Corps. Follow these steps to activate your account. (PDF - 373 KB)
  • Keep your contact information up to date. It’s important that NHSC is able to reach you if necessary. Please provide NHSC with updated contact information within two weeks of any change. This new information can be submitted through the Customer Service Portal.
  • Review the NHSC Welcome to Service Webinar. This on demand webinar reviews the NHSC program and your service requirements, including topics such as: in-service verifications, vacation/sick leave, clinical practice hours, transfers, continuation contracts, additional practice sites and more!
Still Have Questions?

First, review our Frequently Asked Questions. If you still have a question, please login to the Customer Service Portal and submit your inquiry to the service team.

We also encourage you to learn more about the support resources available online, in your community, and at the national level.