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
  • Payments are automatically withdrawn on the 5th of the month

Cost to Participate

  • $30 enrollment fee per semester (ACH & Credit card)
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to www.dctc.edu
  • Click on the E-SERVICES link and log in
  • Click on “Bills and Payments”
  • Click on “Enroll in a Nelnet/FACTS payment plan”


e-Cashier Availability

Availability of e-Cashier is determined by Dakota County Technical College.  Please be aware the college may not elect to have e-Cashier available during specific times and dates during registration.

Balance Adjustments

Please do not assume your balance will automatically be adjusted if financial aid is received or a class is dropped or added.

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:

Spring 2017

e-Cashier available on September 29, 2016.

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
Dec 1none5Dec - Apr$30
Dec 1615% or $3003Feb - Apr$30
Feb 1633%2Mar - Apr$30
Mar 2250%1Apr only$30

Summer 2017

e-Cashier available on March 6, 2017.

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
April 28none3May - July$30
May 515% or $3002June - July$30
May 1733%2June - July$30
June 1650%1July Only$30

Fall 2017

e-Cashier available on March 6, 2017.

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
June 29none5July - Nov$30
July 28none4Aug - Nov$30
Aug 415% or $3003Sept - Nov$30
Sept 1933%2Oct - Nov$30
Oct 1850%1Nov Only$30

Spring 2018

e-Cashier available on October 16, 2017.

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
Nov 30none5Dec - Apr$30
Dec 1515% or $3003Feb - Apr$30
Feb 1533%2Mar - Apr$30
Mar 2150%1Apr only$30

NOTE: All down payments are processed immediately!
You must have a minimum balance of $100 to budget through the automatic payment plan.