Are international students eligible to apply? February 24, 2020 23:50 Updated International students are not currently eligible to apply for a student loan with SoFi. Related articles How long does the application process take? How quickly can I get my loan? Does SoFi offer a co-signer release for their Private Student Loans? Who can open a SoFi Money cash management account? Do you offer Private Student Loans to international students or permanent residents? How long can I defer the loan? Can I defer payments until I’m done with school?