If you have a specific questions about completing the 7(a) application, our loan specialists are your best resource to manage these inquiries. We encourage you to reach out to your assigned Relationship Manager via the Connect to Relationship Manager feature on your 7(a) Portal Dashboard.
If you have any general questions about the SBA 7(a) Small Business Loan application or are having trouble with the website, please feel free to reach out to our Member Services Department, by opening a chat, emailing [email protected], or by giving us a call at (773) 839-8089. Please note that representatives are available from 8:00am until 5:00pm central time, Monday - Friday.
If you are applying for the first time or applying for an additional loan, please navigate to the SBA 7(a) Small Business Loan section within the Smart Portal and click the Apply for a New Loan button.
Please be sure to use a web browser on a computer when completing the application. The application process is not optimized for mobile devices or tablet devices. Please note that Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge are preferred as internet browsers for the best experience in our portal.
Navigate to the 7(a) Portal Dashboard and click on the Complete Application button to enter the application and begin where you left off. Please note that all prior information entered on the last screen you left off is saved if the Save & Exit button was selected before exiting the application.
If you have submitted an SBA 7(a) Small Business Loan application within the 7(a) Portal and would like to start an additional application, please click on the Create Application button to begin a new application.
Business Details Section
Business Address Section:
Relationship to the Business Section:
Personal Details Section:
For more information regarding additional owners and the Owners of your business screen, please visit our New 7(a) Small Business Loan Application Guide and New SBA 7(a) Small Business Loan Additional Owners Guide.
For more information regarding the Term Sheet screen, please visit our New 7(a) Small Business Loan Application Guide.
For more information regarding the questions presented on the SBA Form 1919 screen, please visit our New 7(a) Small Business Loan Application Guide.
For more information regarding the required Interim Financial Statements, please visit NEWITY’s Balance Sheet Statement page and NEWITY’s Profit & Loss Statement page to watch step-by-step video tutorials to complete the Interim Financial Statement section.
For more information regarding the Interim Financial Statements screen, please visit our New 7(a) Small Business Loan Application Guide.
For more information regarding the required Personal Financial Statement, please visit NEWITY’s Personal Financial Statement page to watch a step-by-step video tutorial to complete the Personal Financial Statement section.
For more information regarding the Personal Financial Statement screen, please visit our New 7(a) Small Business Loan Application Guide.
After your application is submitted to your assigned Relationship Manager, the status of your application will update on your NEWITY Smart Portal Dashboard and your 7(a) Portal Dashboard.
NEWITY Smart Portal Dashboard:
7(a) Portal Dashboard:
For more information regarding the status of your submitted application, please visit our How to Check & Interpret Your 7(a) Status Guide.
You have now completed your SBA 7(a) Small Business Loan application.
Thank you for your application, make sure to monitor your status and in as little as 6 business days a member from NEWITY will reach out to you for further documentation.