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/debit card

Payments are processed on the 1st of each month


Cost to Participate

  • $85 nonrefundable annual enrollment fee
  • $57 nonrefundable semester enrollment fee
  • $30 nonrefundable returned payment fee if a payment is returned

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.

Enroll Today

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

Annual 2020 Payment Plan

Available 4/6/2020

Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment Due
12May 1, 2020April 1, 2021
11June 1, 2020April 1, 2021
10July 1, 2020April 1, 2021
9August 1, 2020April 1, 2021
8September 1, 2020April 1, 2021

Fall 2020 Payment Plan

Available 4/6/2020

Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment Due
5July 1, 2020November 1, 2020
4August 1, 2020November 1, 2020

Spring 2021 Payment Plan

Available 11/1/2020

Monthly PaymentsFirst Payment DueFinal Payment Due
5December 1, 2020April 1, 2021
4January 1, 2021April 1, 2021