How is my payment applied to my SoFi Student Loan? August 05, 2020 22:50 Updated Upon receipt of payment, MOHELA allocates the payment to satisfy any interest due, followed by application to principal. Related articles If I want to payoff my SoFi loan early, can I do so? Can I pay before my SoFi Private Student Loan is fully disbursed? Does SoFi have any deferment or forbearance options? When/How can I sign up for autopay for my Private Student Loan? Who gets the welcome packet email from MOHELA, the primary applicant or co-signer?