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/debit card (An additional service fee will be assessed.)

Cost to Participate

  • $50, $60, or $70 enrollment fee per semester based on when you sign up
  • $30 returned payment fee, should a payment be returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to
  • Click on “Current Students and Faculty” and login to your account
  • Click on “Student Account Center”
  • Click on “Nelnet Payment Plan Enrollment”

Maximum Budget Amount

The maximum amount a student may budget is $5,500, any amount over this will be added to the down payment.

Balance Adjustments

Please do not assume your balance will automatically be adjusted if financial aid is received or a class is dropped or added. If your balance exceeds $5500 your payment plan may not be increased automatically and you may be required to pay the school directly.  You should review your agreement balance online through

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 2018

Payments are processed on the 5th of each month and will continue until the balance is paid in full.

Payment plan available on October 17, 2017.

Last Day to Enroll OnlineRequired Down Payment (Immediate)Number of PaymentsEnrollment Fee (Immediate)
Dec 1none4$50
Dec 2625%3$60
Jan 1450%2$70

Note: All down payments are processed immediately!

My Payment Plan
If you have questions about your agreement or need to make a change to your address, telephone number or account number, please visit Please be sure to have your confirmation e-mail available before logging in. You will receive your confirmation e-mail one business day after submitting your agreement.