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

Payments are processed automatically on the 5th or 20th

Cost to Participate

• $55 enrollment fee for semester plans

• $30 returned payment fee if a payment is returned

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.

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

Fall 2020 payment plans available June 1, 2020

Last day to enrollRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of payments
Aug 3none5Aug-Dec
Aug 18none4Aug-Nov
Sept 3none4Sept-Dec
Sept 17none3Sept-Nov

Spring 2020 payment plans available December 1, 2020

Last day to enrollRequired down paymentNumber of payments Months of payments
Jan 2none5Jan-May
Jan 16none4Jan-April
Feb 3none4Feb-May
Feb 18none3Feb-April