The cosigner doesn’t have to be a relative; he or she can be anyone who meets the requirements — ideally someone with an established credit history and steady income. We will evaluate credit, employment, and income factors to determine the student borrower's ability to take full responsibility for repaying the loan.
Finally, the cosigner needs to sign a consent form agreeing to be removed from the loan.
To learn more about our cosigner release benefit eligibility or if the borrower is interested in applying for a cosigner release, please contact our office at .
Rates are typically higher without a cosigner; however, borrowers that meet these requirements on their own do not need a cosigner (but may still choose to apply with a cosigner).
Any adult who meets the credit and citizenship requirements can be a cosigner for a private student loan. national, or is a permanent resident alien with proper evidence of eligibility, and contacts Wells Fargo to request release of the cosigner.
Learn more about how to take advantage of both student loan discounts. The lifetime limit for this loan combined with all other education-related debt is $250,000.
Calculate how to potentially pay less interest on your student loan: Student Loan Interest Calculator Calculate the monthly payments on your private student loans: Student Loan Repayment Calculator If you’re a borrower with little or no credit history, or you have limited income, a cosigner may help you to qualify for this loan and potentially receive a lower interest rate.
Student loan consolidation is the process of taking multiple outstanding loans and reorganizing them into one monthly payment.
Consolidation loans like the Stafford Loans, for example, can help make this possible with Direct and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) consolidation programs.
Variable interest rates are based on an Index, plus a margin.
The APR for a variable rate loan may increase during the life of the loan if the index increases. Rates are current as of 04/01/2018 and subject to change without notice.