South Korea International Student Loans

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  • In 2014, there were 886,052 international students studying in the USA, of those 68,047 were from South Korea. International Student Loan offers loans for South Korean students to fund their education in the USA.

    We have been a leader in providing loans for international students from South Korea since 1998, and thousands of South Korean students have applied for loans through our programs. As a NAFSA Global Partner, and with an A+ Reliability Rating from the Better Business Bureau, International Student Loan is the best destination for South Korean students to fund their US education.

    If you are a student from South Korea looking for a US student loan, you can compare lenders using our Compare Student Loan tool. You'll be matched with a list of lenders that will work for your school, compare basic terms and choose the loan that's right for you. Apply right online and get initial approval within weeks!

    Co-Signer Required for Most Applicants

    If a co-signer is required they must be a US citizen or permanent resident, with good credit, income history and who has lived in the USA for the past 2 years. If you do not have a cosigner please use the comparison tool to see if there's a no cosigner loan available at your school.

    South Korean students can apply for up to their school's total cost of attendance, as determined by the school, minus any other aid received. Total cost of attendance includes room and board and other living expenses. In most cases South Korean students are required to have a US citizen or permanent resident as a co-signer to apply for this loan. International student loans typically offer:

    • No collateral required
    • Flexible repayment terms
    • Online application

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    South Korea Student Info

    Conversion:
    $1 USD = W1,128.9 W
    Number of South Korean Students Studying in the USA:
    2008: 75,065
    2009: 72,153
    2010: 72,153
    2011: 73,351
    2012: 72,295
    Rank of Origin:
    #3

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