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The “You Need To Calm Down” singer transferred Canadian student Ayesha Khurram roughly $4,829.45 from her Taylor Nation LLC. The transfer came with a note from the musician: “Ayesha, get your learn on girl. I love you! Taylor!”
Khurram shared a screenshot of the transfer on her Instagram after posting about her financial struggles on Tumblr, a site Swift frequently uses to post messages and interact with fans.
“I have no words and I can’t stop crying,” Khurram wrote.
Khurram is entering her second year in the accounting and financial management program at the University of Waterloo, according to The Toronto Star.
She was not sure how she would afford her tuition after the provincial government made cuts to the Ontario Student Assistance Program earlier this year, the newspaper noted.
A daughter of two immigrant parents, Khurram's mother also struggles from chronic kidney disease.
Khurram wrote about her issue online and a friend suggested creating a PayPal account. Hours later, the singer-songwriter made her donation.
“My parents actually cried when I told them the Taylor news because they couldn’t believe it,” she said. “It’s like a guardian angel is watching or something.”
Khurram, a Swift superfan, said the pop star has been liking her posts on social media since 2015.
The two met in August 2018 when Swift invited Khurram backstage during her stop in Toronto on her Reputation Stadium Tour.
The Hill has reached out to Swift’s representation for comment.
This is not the first time the “Me” songstress has made sly donation to help someone handle student loan debt. Swift donated $1,989 — a reference to her chart-topping “1989” album — back in 2015 toward a fan’s education.
Her highly anticipated seventh album, “Lover,” will be released on Aug. 23.