Payment Plan Benefits

Easy online enrollment

Flexible payment options

No interest

Make College Easier to Pay For with a Tuition Payment Plan.

Make college more affordable by paying for tuition and fees over time. Tuition payment plans break down your tuition balance into affordable monthly payments. There’s no interest, payment options are flexible, setup fees are affordable, and it’s easy to enroll!

Payment Plan Information

Payment Methods

  • Automatic bank payment (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card (An additional fee may be assessed.)

Cost to Participate

  • $25 per semester nonrefundable enrollment fee
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Login to CentralLink at https://centrallink.cmich.edu
  • Select the “My Account” link at the top right of the page
  • Select the “Payment Plan Enrollment” link under Finances
  • Read FAQ document
  • Click “Proceed to Budget Worksheet” link
  • Click

Video Tutorial - How to Set Up Your NBS Payment Plan

*Note: This video tutorial is for demonstration purposes only. Your educational institution may offer options other than those shown in the video.

Target Dates to Enroll By:

Summer 2017

Payment plan available on March 1, 2017.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsFirst payment begins
March 314April-JulyApril 5
April 303May-JulyMay 5
May 312June-JulyJune 5

Fall 2017

Payment plan available on June 1, 2017.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsFirst payment begins
June 305July-NovJuly 5
July 314Aug-NovAug 5
Aug 313Sept-NovSept 5
Sept 302Oct-NovOct 5

Spring 2018

Payment plan available on November 1, 2017.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsFirst payment begins
Nov 305Dec-AprilDec 5
Dec 314Jan-AprilJan 5
Jan 313Feb-AprilFeb 5
Feb 282Mar-AprilMar 5

Summer 2018

Payment plan available on March 1, 2018.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsFirst payment begins
March 314April-JulyApril 5
April 303May-JulyMay 5
May 312June-JulyJune 5

Payment Plan Availability

Availability of the payment plan is determined by Central Michigan University.  Please be aware CMU may elect not to have the payment plan available during specific times and dates during registration.

Balance Adjustments

Your balance will automatically be adjusted with all charges and credits made to your student account.  Your payment plan includes financial aid, tuition, housing, rent, bookstore, parking permits, fines, etc.  You should review your agreement balance online at www.mypaymentplan.com or call the Central Michigan University Student Service Court at 989.774.3618 or toll free 888.610.4991 to confirm the change.