Independent Schools

First Republic specializes in full banking relationships with private educational institutions, and can develop customized solutions to meet your school's deposit, loan and cash management requirements. Construction financing, interim loans bridging capital campaigns, long-term, tax-exempt financing for campus expansion, lines of credit to address the seasonality of cash flows and investment management for your liquidity and/or endowments are just some of the services we offer our clients.
  • Construction and Renovation Loans

    A construction and renovation loan from First Republic gives you access to the funds you need to make your dream project a reality, as well as a trusted partner who’s there with you to help you make good decisions before, during and after construction.
  • Revolving Lines of Credit

    With a revolving line of credit from First Republic, you have the flexibility to borrow as much or as little as is required to meet your seasonal working capital needs. What’s more, we ensure that you work with an experienced banker who understands you and your business – every step of the way.
  • Term Loans

    With a First Republic term loan, you have the ability to finance longer term investments such as a new building, arts facility or science lab.

What Our Clients Say

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    The financial health of our school has been improved by our relationship with First Republic.

    The Hamlin School

    Clients of First Republic Bank Since '01

  • Arlene Hogan, Head of School, Bentley School

    Our long-standing relationship with First Republic has been transformative for the school.

    Bentley School

    Independent Schools / Education
    Client of First Republic Bank Since '05

Articles & Insights

  • First Republic client French American International School.

    French American School

    First Republic Client French American

    We sat down with Head of School Melinda Binh and CFO Aaron Levine to discuss what makes French American unique, how First Republic helps them achieve their mission and the best advice they’ve received.

  • Selling Your Business: Five Business Presale Questions Every Owner Should Consider

    Lisa D. Snyder, Senior Financial Planner
    First Republic Investment Management

    Planning to sell the business you’ve built over a lifetime can be difficult, but a combination of financial and emotional preparation can help create a successful transition strategy.

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