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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 bank payment (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card with 2.85% service fee

Payments are processed on the 1st of each month.

Cost to Participate

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

Simple Steps to Enroll for Students

  • Log in to MyCarthage
  • Click Finances
  • Click My Account Information/Pay my Bill

Authorized Payer Login

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.

Once the Username and Password is created please login through the “Enroll Today” button for access.

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 for both Undergraduate and Graduate Programs on May 1st, 2022

Dates to sign up onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of payment
May 1-June 29none6July 1-December 1
May 1-July 28none5August 1-December 1
May 1-August 30none4September 1-December 1
August 31-September 29none3October 1-December 1
September 30-October 28none2November 1 & December 1

Spring 2023

Payment plans available for both Undergraduate and Graduate Programs on December 10th, 2022

Dates to sign up onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of payment
December 10-December 29none5January 1-May 1
December 10-January 30none4February 1-May 1
December 10-February 27none3March 1-May 1
December 10-March 30none2April 1 & May 1