Register For Our New Online Classes!

University of Lending - June 13-15, 2023

Tue Jun 13, 2023 - 9:00am to Thu Jun 15, 2023 - 4:00pm
Hosted By: 
Ed Swanson


All class times are Central Daylight Time. 

The University of Lending is the most comprehensive training program for credit unions today. We encourage lenders to serve the underserved with an unmistakable passion for seeing opportunity.

Format: This will be a hybrid class with both online and in-person participants. See below for location and hotel details.

Course Objectives:
Designed for loan managers, member service representatives, loan officers, and more, it is our mission for credit unions to achieve dramatic improvements in their loan yields, ROAs, and member service practices.

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
• Use Scoring models & score enhancement to drive up loans
• Improve decision making processes
• Turn an interview into a sales opportunity
• Implement the High Yield Lending Strategy


Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center
1551 North Thoreau Drive
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Corporate Room Rate: $189 through May 23, 2023

*Rate includes Club Lounge Access for all attendees

Please make your reservation by visiting:

Please note in order to ensure the club lounge access, the reservation must be booked inside the LSCI room block.  Breakfast will be offered each morning in the Lounge - attendees will be encouraged to eat this breakfast prior to coming to the conference.
We strongly encourage that reservations be made by using this link above. The room block may be soldout prior to the cutoff date.  Please contact Tracy Bruce at LSCI - 224-286-6067,


$1295 Per Person


Classroom Agenda: 

Day 1

8:30am - 9:00am - Registration
9:00am – 12:00pm: Understanding Credit Unions
• State of the CU Industry / COVID 19 strategies
• LSCI Lending Philosophy
• The importance of Lending to Credit Unions
• A look at your financial snapshot
• Traits of the most successful credit unions

12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch

1:00pm - 4:00pm: Understanding the FICO Scoring Model
• The five components of the score
• Understanding FICO score codes
• Determining the direction of the FICO score
• Coaching members on how to improve their scores. 

Day 2
9:00am – 12:00pm: Member Engagement: Building Interviewing Skills
• Loan interviewing skills
• Loan Notes
• Effective techniques for closing the loan

12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch

1:00pm - 4:00pm:  Decision Making with HYLS
• Decision making
• High Yield Lending Strategy
• Key Ratios
• Understanding Inflated Income

Day 3
9:00am – 12:00pm: Cross Selling Strategies
• Identifying cross sell opportunities
• Building Lifetime Relations

12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch

1:00pm - 4:00pm: Understanding Bankruptcy / Wrapping It
• A look at bankruptcy
• Wrap up


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