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)
  • Automatic credit/debit card (A fully disclosed processing fee applies)

Cost to Participate

  • $45 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester plan
  • $30 returned payment fee, if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

Before proceeding, please read the following: 

Students:  If someone is paying on your behalf, you MUST first set them up as an Authorized Payer.

Authorized Payers:  If you are paying on behalf of the student, the student must set up their account first and then add you as an Authorized Payer.

  • If you have used Nelnet before, simply Sign In to manage your account.
  • If you are new to Nelnet, click on the “Create a username & password” button to create an online account.
  • Click on the Enroll Today button at the top of this page

Need some help setting up a payment plan?

Watch this short how-to video.

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

Important Plan Dates

Fall 2020 Payment Plans

Available starting July 27, 2020

Number of PaymentsLast Date to EnrollFirst Payment date
5July 30 or Aug 13Aug 1 or 15
4Aug 28 or Sept 11Sept 1 or 15

Spring 2021 Payment Plans

Available starting Dec 1, 2020

Number of PaymentsLast Date to EnrollFirst Payment date
5Dec 30 or Jan 13Jan 1 or 15
4Jan 28 or Feb 11Feb 1 or 15