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

Cost to Participate

  • $40 nonrefundable enrollment fee per semester
  • $60 nonrefundable enrollment fee for annual plan
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll

  • The student will receive an email invite to enroll
  • In the email invite, select Set Up a Payment Plan
  • Sign in or create a username and password to create your Nelnet Campus Commerce Account

*If someone other than the student will be making the payments, the student will need to designate them as an Authorized Payer before they can access the system.

If you have not received an invite, please email dsimon@cairn.edu or call 215-702-4207.

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 2021

Fall 2021 plans available April 1, 2021

Sign-up onlineNumber of paymentsMonthly payments
April 1-July 135July 15-Nov 15
July 14-Aug 124Aug 15-Nov 15
Aug 13-Sept 133Sept 15-April 15

Spring 2022

Spring 2022 plan available October 15, 2021

Sign-up onlineNumber of paymentsMonthly payments
Oct 15-Dec 135Dec 15-April 15
Dec 14-Jan 134Jan 15-April 15
Jan 14-Feb 113Feb 15-April 15

Annual Plans

Annual plans available April 1, 2021

Sign-up onlineNumber of paymentsMonthly payments
April 1-May 1212May 15-April 15
May 13-June 1111June 15-April 15
June 12-July 1210July 15-April 15
July 13-Aug 118Aug 15-March 15