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Generally a student loan is assigned to the person who incurred it. However, if you spent a lot of the money on living expenses, etc. then you can certainly ask the judge to award a share of that to each of you.
Yes, as a general rules that is correct. Most judges don't award student loans to the other spouse in a divorce because of the theory that they won't enjoy the rewards of the education.
However, if you can offer proof that you used the monies you received for marital expenses then that portion of the money can be awarded to the other spouse or split between the spouses in the divorce.