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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 payment from checking or savings account (ACH)
• Automatic payment from credit or debit card
• Regularly scheduled payments will process on the 15th of the month

Cost to Participate

• $48 nonrefundable enrollment fee per agreement
• $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

• Click ‘Enroll Today’ and log in to your student account
• Click on Student – Student Account
• Click on Nelnet Enterprise Portal

Students & Authorized Payers

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.

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.

Target Dates To Enroll By

Fall 2022

Payment plans available on June 15, 2022

Enrollment DatesRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
June 15-July 13none5July 15-Nov 15
July 14-Aug 420%4Aug 15-Nov 15
Aug 5-Sept 640%3Sept 15-Nov 15
Sept 7-Oct 560%2Oct 15 & Nov 15
Oct 6-Nov 380%1November 15 only

NOTE: All down payments and enrollment fees are processed immediately. 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 to your Nelnet balance. Access your Nelnet agreement from Student Self Service Banner using the steps to enroll shown above. Your balance will automatically be adjusted with all charges and credits made to your student account. Your payment plan includes financial aid, tuition, residence, board, etc.