Investment Banking


Since our first financing in 1913, Ziegler has become a recognized leader in providing creative, tailored solutions to educational institutions. And since year 2000, Ziegler has financed over 90 K-12 Schools for over $1.3 billion in par amount.


Focusing on K-12 private schools, charter schools and small colleges, Ziegler offers long-term, fixed-rate financing, tax-exempt financing and short-term, variable rate financing.


Ziegler can assist your institution with:

  • Financing for new construction projects
  • Refinance of existing debt
  • Determining the best capital plan for your organization
  • Advice for future development
  • Assistance with developing a supportable debt load


Learn more about our Charter School Financing


Learn more about Private K-12 or Religious K-12 School Financing


Learn more about financing for Higher Ed, College and University projects

One of the first questions church and/or private school leadership should ask when considering a major project is, “How much debt can my church/school afford?” Please contact us to Determine your Debt Capacity.

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Intercultural Montessori Language School of Chicago
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Noble Network of Charter Schools
April 2015
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