UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business has secured a Risk-Share Loan option for International Students that does not require a co-signer. The lender was selected based on their ability to make loans at reasonable rates for students who are ineligible for federal loans and for those who have no access to a credit worthy U.S. co-signer.

2018-2019 Discover Custom Graduate Loan


  • Students are not responsible for making loan payments on the Risk-Share Loan while enrolled in at least half-time (6 units) or during the 9 month grace period.
  • The grace period commences after graduation, OR¬†after dropping below 6 units.
  • Borrowers are expected to maintain a cumulative 3.0 G.P.A. to be eligible for loan disbursement