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 payments (ACH)
  • Credit card/debit card (an additional service fee will be assessed)

Cost to Participate

  • $50 enrollment fee per semester
  • $30 non-refundable fee if a payment is returned

Simple Steps to Enroll (Students)

  • Go to: https://thenest.creighton.edu
  • Login through the Student/Faculty link
  • Select the “Student Accounts” tab on the top of the page
  • Select “Enroll in Monthly Tuition Payment Plan”
  • Select “Set Up a Payment Plan” and follow the payment plan enrollment steps on screen

Simple Steps to Enroll (Authorized Payers)

  • Students will need to login to the NEST using the first four steps above
  • From the Nelnet Welcome page click “Add Authorized Party” and follow the steps listed
  • The authorized party will receive an email to log in and set up plan or make a payment
  • Authorized Parties can manage your account at online.campuscommerce.com after being added by student

Target Dates To Enroll By

Undergraduate Programs

Summer 2021

Payment plan application will be available May 10, 2021

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of MonthsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
May 2030%2June & July$50

Fall 2021

Payment plan application will be available July 10, 2021

Last day to enroll for payments on 1stRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
July 20none5Aug-Dec$50
Aug 2020%4Sept-Dec$50

Spring 2022

Payment plan application will be available December 10, 2021

Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment Fee
Dec 20none5Jan-May$50
Jan 2020%4Feb-May$50

Payments are processed automatically on the 5th of each month.

Note: All enrollment fees are processed immediately.

For additional help, please contact Creighton University at 402.280.2707 or StudentAccounts@creighton.edu

Monday-Friday, 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM CST and Saturday 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM CST

Nelnet Campus Commerce customer service representatives are also available at 800.609.8056