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? How long can I defer the loan? Can I defer payments until I’m done with school? How do I know if my school is eligible for a SoFi Private Student Loan? Can I add a Cosigner? Why am I unable to open a SoFi Money cash management account?