Easy online enrollment
Flexible payment options
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!
Choose your payment method
- Automatic bank payment (ACH)
- Credit/debit card
*Transaction fees apply with use of a credit or debit card
Scheduled payments will be drafted on the 1st of the month
Cost to participate
- $50 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester
- $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned
Simple steps to enroll
- Go to my.barnard.edu/Finances/Pages/Main.aspx
- Sign in
- This will bring you to Nelnet where you can sign up for a plan or make a payment
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.
Authorized payers can log in here.
Note: All down payments and enrollment fees are processed immediately! If the down payment and/or enrollment fee payment fails the plan will be terminated.
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.
Payment plans available July 1, 2021
|Last day to enroll by||Down payment required||Number of payments||Months of payments||Last day to enroll for International Plans|
|July 22||20%||4||August-November||July 8|
|August 22||40%||3||September-November||August 10|
|September 21||60%||2||October & November||September 9|
Payment plans available November 1, 2021
|Last day to enroll online||Required down payment||Number of payments||Months of payments||Last day to enroll for International Plans|
|November 29||none||5||December-April||November 10|
|January 21||40%||3||February-April||January 10|
|February 17||60%||2||March & April||February 7|