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 (Additional fee assessed)

Cost to Participate

  • Enrollment Fee ($50 – $75,  depending on enrollment date)
  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to
  • Log into MyVSU, then click on the following;
  • Banner Registration
  • Student Services & Financial Aid
  • Student Account
  • Nelnet – Enroll in the Payment Plan

Balance Adjustments

Changes to your registration or adjustments to your financial aid could have an impact on your Nelnet agreement. You should review your payment agreement to verify if adjustments have been made to your Nelnet balance. Access your Nelnet agreement from Banner using the steps to enroll shown above.

Important Information

  • Maximum amount is $5,500. Any amount over $5,500 will be added to the down payment during enrollment
  • Down payment (plus amount over $5,500 if applicable) and enrollment fees are processed IMMEDIATELY
  • If payment is returned for any reason, the agreement may be terminated and notice of termination sent to VSU
  • For questions regarding scheduled payments, call Nelnet at 800-609-8056

Target Dates to Enroll By:

Spring 2019

Payments are processed on the 5th of each month

NOTE: All down payments are processed immediately!

Payment plan available on October 29, 2018

Payment plan enrollment ends on  January 18 at 8:00 AM EST

Last Date to Enroll OnlineRequired Down Payment (IMMEDIATE)Number of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment Fee
Dec 3none4Dec-March 5th$50
Dec 2625%3Jan-March 5th$60
Jan 18 @ 8:00AM EST40%2Feb & March 5th$75