Overview: College Ave offers private loans for students seeking undergraduate, graduate, dental, law, medical and business degrees. Parents can also take out loans on behalf of their college-bound kids, and students interested in attending community college or receiving career training may also apply.
Perks: International students can apply for a College Ave private student loan as long as they have a valid U.S. Social Security number and a creditworthy co-signer. Borrowers also have access to a lineup of online resources, including student loan calculators, scholarships, sweepstakes, contests and plenty of educational content.
What to watch out for: College Ave doesn’t disclose its income or credit requirements, meaning you’ll have to get a quote in order to determine if you’re eligible.
- College Ave
- Variable: 0.94%–11.98% (with autopay); Fixed: 2.94%–12.94% (with autopay)
- LOAN AMOUNT:
- $1,000–100% total cost of attendance ($150,000 for some degrees)
- LOAN TERMS:
- 5 to 20 years
- Late fee