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 of 2.75% will be assessed)

Cost to Participate

  • $50, $60, or $70 enrollment fee per semester, depending on the number of payments

  • $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • Go to
  • Log into MyVSU
  • Banner Registration
  • Student Services & Financial Aid
  • Student Account
  • Nelnet Payment Option

Balance Adjustments

Please do not assume your balance will automatically be adjusted if financial aid is received or a class is dropped or added.  You can review your agreement balance online through

Maximum Amount to Budget

The maximum amount you may budget is $5500, any amount over this will be added to your down payment.

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

NOTE: All down payments are processed immediately!

Payment plan available on October 30, 2017

Payment plan enrollment ends on January 12 at 8:00 am EST

Last date to enroll onlineRequired Down Payment (IMMEDIATE)Number of PaymentsMonths of PaymentsEnrollment Fee
Dec 1none4Dec 5th - Mar 5th$50
Dec 2625%3Jan 5th - Mar 5th$60
Jan 12 (8:00 AM)50%2Feb 5th - Mar 5th$70

Payments are processed on the 5th of each month.

NOTE: All down payments are processed immediately!