Are international students eligible to apply? February 24, 2020 23:50 Updated Follow International students are not currently eligible to apply for a student loan with SoFi. Related articles Do you offer Private Student Loans to international students or permanent residents? Why isn't SoFi Invest available for non-permanent residents? What types of ID documents are acceptable for my identity verification? How long does the application process take? How quickly can I get my loan? How do I know if my school is eligible for a SoFi Private Student Loan?