20 U.S. Code § 1019 - Definitions
The term “agent” means an officer or employee of a covered institution or an institution-affiliated organization.
The term “covered institution” means any institution of higher education, as such term is defined in section 1002 of this title, that receives any Federal funding or assistance.
The term “eligible lender” has the meaning given such term in section 1085(d) of this title.
The term “officer” includes a director or trustee of a covered institution or institution-affiliated organization, if such individual is treated as an employee of such covered institution or institution-affiliated organization, respectively.
The term “private education loan” has the meaning given the term in section 1650 of title 15.