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
  • Credit cards will have a fully disclosed processed fee per payment

Cost to Participate

  • $70 nonrefundable enrollment fee for annual term plans
  • $50 nonrefundable enrollment fee for single term plans
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee

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.

Ensure you are registered for classes and know your balance

Click on the Enroll Today button at the top of this screen

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.

Important Plan Dates

Fall 2021

Enrollment opens July 22, 2021

Number of PaymentsLast Date to EnrollFirst Payment DateLast Payment Date
3September 11September 15November 15

Winter 2021

Enrollment opens October 1, 2021

Number of PaymentsLast Date to EnrollFirst Payment DateLast Payment Date
3November 29December 15February 15

Spring 2022

Enrollment opens December 1, 2021

Number of PaymentsLast Date to EnrollFirst Payment DateLast Payment Date
3March 9March 15May 15

Annual 2021-2022

Enrollment opens July 22, 2021

Number of PaymentsLast Date to EnrollFirst Payment DateLast Payment Date
10August 12August 15May 15
9September 13September 15May 15
8October 13October 15May 15
8October 23October 27May 27